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FillEllipse Method (Brush, Rectangle)

Graphics.FillEllipse Method (Brush, Rectangle)

Fills the interior of an ellipse defined by a bounding rectangle specified by a Rectangle structure.

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

member FillEllipse : 
        brush:Brush * 
        rect:Rectangle -> unit

Parameters

brush
Type: System.Drawing.Brush

Brush that determines the characteristics of the fill.

rect
Type: System.Drawing.Rectangle

Rectangle structure that represents the bounding rectangle that defines the ellipse.

ExceptionCondition
ArgumentNullException

brush is a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic).

This method fills the interior of an ellipse with a Brush. The ellipse is defined by the bounding rectangle represented by the rect parameter.

The following code example is designed for use with Windows Forms, and it requires PaintEventArgs e, which is a parameter of the Paint event handler. The code performs the following actions:

  • Creates a solid red brush.

  • Creates a rectangle that bounds an ellipse.

  • Fills the ellipse on the screen.

No code example is currently available or this language may not be supported.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1
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