Dark Method (Color)
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ControlPaint.Dark Method (Color)


Creates a new dark color object for the control from the specified color.

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

Public Shared Function Dark (
	baseColor As Color
) As Color


Type: System.Drawing.Color

The Color to be darkened.

Return Value

Type: System.Drawing.Color

A Color that represents the dark color on the control.

If the specified Color is one of the SystemColors, the color is converted to a SystemColors.ControlDark color; otherwise, the color's luminosity value is decreased.

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
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