Graphics.AddMetafileComment Method (Byte[])

 

Adds a comment to the current Metafile.

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

member AddMetafileComment : 
        data:byte[] -> unit

Parameters

data
Type: System.Byte[]

Array of bytes that contains the comment.

This method is valid only if this Graphics is associated with a Metafile.

The following code example is designed for use with Windows Forms, and it requires PaintEventArgse, which is a parameter of the Paint event handler, as well as thisForm, the Form for the example. The code performs the following actions:

  • Creates a temporary Graphics for creating the metafile and gets an hdc, a handle to its device context.

  • Creates a new metafile using the hdc.

  • Creates a Graphics for display of the metafile from the Metafile.

  • Draws a rectangle to the metafile.

  • Adds a comment to the metafile.

  • Disposes the Graphics for the metafile-which closes the metafile.

  • Disposes the metafile.

  • Releases the temporary hdc.

  • Disposes the temporary Graphics.

  • Creates a second metafile from the previously created file.

  • Draws the metafile to the screen.

  • Disposes the metafile.

No code example is currently available or this language may not be supported.

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
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