Scale Method (SizeF)
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Control.Scale Method (SizeF)

Note: This method is new in the .NET Framework version 2.0.

Scales the control and all child controls by the specified scaling factor.

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

public void Scale (
	SizeF factor
public void Scale (
	SizeF factor
public function Scale (
	factor : SizeF



A SizeF containing the horizontal and vertical scaling factors.

The Scale method scales the control by the specified scaling factor. It also recursively scales all child controls if the ScaleChildren property is true. Internally, this method calls ScaleControl to scale each control.

Windows 98, Windows 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 .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see System Requirements.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 2.0

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 2.0

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