Border3DSide Enumeration

Specifies the sides of a rectangle to apply a three-dimensional border to.

This enumeration has a FlagsAttribute attribute that allows a bitwise combination of its member values.

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

public enum Border3DSide
/** @attribute ComVisibleAttribute(true) */ 
/** @attribute FlagsAttribute() */ 
public enum Border3DSide
public enum Border3DSide

 Member nameDescription
AllA three-dimensional border on all four sides of the rectangle. The middle of the rectangle is filled with the color defined for three-dimensional controls. 
BottomA three-dimensional border on the bottom side of the rectangle. 
LeftA three-dimensional border on the left edge of the rectangle. 
MiddleThe interior of the rectangle is filled with the color defined for three-dimensional controls instead of the background color for the form. 
RightA three-dimensional border on the right side of the rectangle. 
TopA three-dimensional border on the top edge of the rectangle. 

Use the members of this enumeration with the DrawBorder3D method of the ControlPaint class.

Windows 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows CE, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

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