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TabDrawMode Enumeration
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TabDrawMode Enumeration

Specifies whether the tabs in a tab control are owner-drawn (drawn by the parent window), or drawn by the operating system.

[Visual Basic]
Public Enum TabDrawMode
public enum TabDrawMode
__value public enum TabDrawMode
enum TabDrawMode


This enumeration is used by members such as TabControl.DrawMode.

The TabControl class and its derived classes support owner-draw functionality, but only one type, in which you can draw the tabs individually.


Member name Description
Normal The tabs are drawn by the operating system, and are of the same size.
OwnerDrawFixed The tabs are drawn by the parent window, and are of the same size.


Namespace: System.Windows.Forms

Platforms: Windows 98, Windows NT 4.0, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 2000, Windows XP Home Edition, Windows XP Professional, Windows Server 2003 family

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

See Also

System.Windows.Forms Namespace | TabControl

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