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Point.Offset Method (Point)

Translates this Point by the specified Point.

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

public void Offset(
	Point p


Type: System.Drawing.Point
The Point used offset this Point.

This method adjusts the X and Y values of this Point to the sum of the X and Y values of this Point and p.

The following example shows how to use the Offset method. To run this example, paste it into a Windows Form. Handle the form’s Paint event and call the OffsetPoint method from the Paint event-handling method, passing e as PaintEventArgs.

private void OffsetPoint(PaintEventArgs e)
    Point point1 = new Point(10, 10);
    point1.Offset(50, 0);
    Point point2 = new Point(250, 10);
    e.Graphics.DrawLine(Pens.Red, point1, point2);

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.