Graphics.SetClip Method (Graphics, CombineMode)

 

Sets the clipping region of this Graphics to the result of the specified combining operation of the current clip region and the Clip property of the specified Graphics.

Namespace:   System.Drawing
Assembly:  System.Drawing (in System.Drawing.dll)

member SetClip : 
        g:Graphics *
        combineMode:CombineMode -> unit

Parameters

g
Type: System.Drawing.Graphics

Graphics that specifies the clip region to combine.

combineMode
Type: System.Drawing.Drawing2D.CombineMode

Member of the CombineMode enumeration that specifies the combining operation to use.

The following code example is designed for use with Windows Forms, and it requires PaintEventArgse, which is a parameter of the Paint event handler, as well as thisForm, the Form for the example. The code performs the following actions:

  • Creates a temporary Graphics from the thisFormForm of the example.

  • Sets the clipping region of the temporary Graphics to a small square.

  • Updates the clipping region of the form's graphic object to that of the new Graphics with the Replace member.

  • Fills a large rectangle with a solid black brush.

The result is a small, filled, black square.

No code example is currently available or this language may not be supported.

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
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