Icon Constructor (String)

Icon Constructor (String)


Initializes a new instance of the Icon class from the specified file name.

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

public Icon(
	string fileName


Type: System.String

The file to load the Icon from.

An icon resource can contain multiple icon images. One icon file may contain images in several sizes and color depths. The image that is used in an application depends on the operating system and settings. The following list details the typical sizes for an icon:

  • 16 pixels x 16 pixels

  • 32 pixels x 32 pixels

  • 48 pixels x 48 pixels

This constructor returns the smallest image that is contained in the specified file.

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
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