ChartSheetBase.SetBackgroundPicture Method (String)

 

Sets the background graphic for a Microsoft.Office.Tools.Excel.ChartSheetBase.

Namespace:   Microsoft.Office.Tools.Excel
Assembly:  Microsoft.Office.Tools.Excel.v4.0.Utilities (in Microsoft.Office.Tools.Excel.v4.0.Utilities.dll)

public void SetBackgroundPicture(
	string filename
)

Parameters

filename
Type: System.String

The name of the graphic file.

The following code example uses the SetBackgroundPicture method to set the background of the current Microsoft.Office.Tools.Excel.ChartSheetBase to an image file.

private void ApplyNewBackground()
{
    Globals.Sheet1.Range["A1", "A5"].Value2 = 22;
    Globals.Sheet1.Range["B1", "B5"].Value2 = 55;

    this.SetSourceData(Globals.Sheet1.Range["A1", "B5"],
        Excel.XlRowCol.xlColumns);
    this.ChartType = Excel.XlChartType.xl3DColumn;

    string backgroundFilePath = @"C:\image1.jpg";

    if (System.IO.File.Exists(backgroundFilePath))
    {
        this.SetBackgroundPicture(@"C:\image1.jpg");
    }
    else
    {
        MessageBox.Show(@"The file image1.jpg does not exist at C:\.");
    }
}
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