IDeviceContext Interface

Defines methods for obtaining and releasing an existing handle to a Windows device context.

Namespace: System.Drawing
Assembly: System.Drawing (in system.drawing.dll)

public interface IDeviceContext : IDisposable
public interface IDeviceContext extends IDisposable
public interface IDeviceContext extends IDisposable
Not applicable.

A device context defines the graphics object for drawing on a Windows-based device. An example of a class that implements the IDeviceContext interface is the Graphics class.

Windows 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0

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