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ButtonRenderer.DrawButton Method (Graphics, Rectangle, String, Font, TextFormatFlags, Boolean, PushButtonState)

Draws a button control in the specified state and bounds, with the specified text and text formatting, and with an optional focus rectangle.

Namespace:  System.Windows.Forms
Assembly:  System.Windows.Forms (in System.Windows.Forms.dll)

public static void DrawButton(
	Graphics g,
	Rectangle bounds,
	string buttonText,
	Font font,
	TextFormatFlags flags,
	bool focused,
	PushButtonState state


Type: System.Drawing.Graphics
The Graphics used to draw the button.
Type: System.Drawing.Rectangle
The Rectangle that specifies the bounds of the button.
Type: System.String
The String to draw on the button.
Type: System.Drawing.Font
The Font to apply to buttonText.
Type: System.Windows.Forms.TextFormatFlags
A bitwise combination of the TextFormatFlags values to apply to buttonText.
Type: System.Boolean
true to draw a focus rectangle on the button; otherwise, false.
Type: System.Windows.Forms.VisualStyles.PushButtonState
One of the PushButtonState values that specifies the visual state of the button.

If visual styles are enabled in the operating system and visual styles are applied to the current application, this method will draw the button with the current visual style. Otherwise, it will draw the button with the classic Windows style.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.