BorderStyle Property

Visual Studio .NET 2003

Specifies the border style of an object. Available at design time and run time.

Object.BorderStyle[ = nStyle]

Property Values

nStyle
For a CommandGroup, EditBox, Image, Label, OptionGroup, or TextBox control, the settings for the BorderStyle property are:
Setting Description
0    None. Default for Image and Label controls.
1    Fixed Single. Default for CommandGroup, EditBox, OptionGroup, and TextBox controls.

For a line or shape, the settings for the BorderStyle property are:

Setting Description
0    Transparent
1    (Default) Solid. The outer edge of the border is the outer edge of the Shape control.
2    Dash
3    Dot
4    Dash-Dot
5    Dash-Dot-Dot
6    Inside Solid

For a Form object, the settings for the BorderStyle property are:

Setting Description
0    No border
1    Fixed Single
2    Fixed Dialog
3    (Default) Sizable

Remarks

If the BorderWidth property setting is greater than 1, regardless of the BorderStyle setting, a solid border is drawn. If BorderWidth is set to 1, BorderStyle produces the effects described in the tables above.

See Also

BorderColor Property | BorderWidth Property | DrawStyle Property | DrawWidth Property

Applies To: ComboBox Control | CommandGroup Control | EditBox | Form Object | Image Control | Label Control | Line Control | OptionGroup Control | _SCREEN | Shape Control | TextBox Control | Spinner Control

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