GetChildAtPoint Method (Point, GetChildAtPointSkip)
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Control.GetChildAtPoint Method (Point, GetChildAtPointSkip)


Retrieves the child control that is located at the specified coordinates, specifying whether to ignore child controls of a certain type.

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

public Control GetChildAtPoint(
	Point pt,
	GetChildAtPointSkip skipValue


Type: System.Drawing.Point

A Point that contains the coordinates where you want to look for a control. Coordinates are expressed relative to the upper-left corner of the control's client area.

Type: System.Windows.Forms.GetChildAtPointSkip

One of the values of GetChildAtPointSkip, determining whether to ignore child controls of a certain type.

Return Value

Type: System.Windows.Forms.Control

The child Control at the specified coordinates.

.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
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