ColorTranslator.ToWin32 Method (Color)
Translates the specified Color structure to a Windows color.
Assembly: System.Drawing (in System.Drawing.dll)
The following example is designed for use with Windows Forms, and it requires PaintEventArgse, which is a parameter of the Paint event handler. The code translates a Color structure to an integer that represents a Windows color, and then shows a message box with the resulting string.
Public Sub ToWin32_Example(ByVal e As PaintEventArgs) ' Create an instance of a Color structure. Dim myColor As Color = Color.Red ' Translate myColor to an OLE color. Dim winColor As Integer = ColorTranslator.ToWin32(myColor) ' Show a message box with the value of winColor. MessageBox.Show(winColor) End Sub
Available since 1.1