Graphics.FillEllipse(const Brush*, const RectF) method

Applies to: desktop apps only

The Graphics::FillEllipse method uses a brush to fill the interior of an ellipse that is specified by a rectangle.

Syntax

Status FillEllipse(
  [in]       const Brush *brush,
  [in, ref]  const RectF &rect
);

Parameters

brush [in]

Type: const Brush*

Pointer to a Brush object that is used to paint the interior of the ellipse.

rect [in, ref]

Type: const RectF

Reference to a rectangle that specifies the boundaries of the ellipse.

Return value

Type:

Type: Status

If the method succeeds, it returns Ok, which is an element of the Status enumeration.

If the method fails, it returns one of the other elements of the Status enumeration.

Examples

The following example fills an ellipse defined by a bounding rectangle.


VOID Example_FillEllipse2(HDC hdc)
{
   Graphics graphics(hdc);

   // Create a SolidBrush object.
   SolidBrush blackBrush(Color(255, 0, 0, 0));

   // Create the RectF object that defines the ellipse.
   RectF ellipseRect(0.0f, 0.6f, 200.8f, 100.9f);

   // Fill the ellipse.
   graphics.FillEllipse(&blackBrush, ellipseRect);
}

Requirements

Minimum supported client

Windows XP, Windows 2000 Professional

Minimum supported server

Windows 2000 Server

Product

GDI+ 1.0

Header

Gdiplusgraphics.h (include Gdiplus.h)

Library

Gdiplus.lib

DLL

Gdiplus.dll

See also

Graphics
Brush
RectF
Using a Brush to Fill Shapes
Brushes and Filled Shapes

 

 

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