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Graphics::CompositingMode Property

Gets a value that specifies how composited images are drawn to this Graphics.

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

property CompositingMode CompositingMode {
	CompositingMode get ();
	void set (CompositingMode value);

Property Value

Type: System.Drawing.Drawing2D::CompositingMode
This property specifies a member of the CompositingMode enumeration. The default is SourceOver.

The compositing mode determines whether pixels from a source image overwrite or are combined with background pixels.


You should not use a CompositingMode property value of SourceCopy when the TextRenderingHint property is set to ClearTypeGridFit. An exception could occur or the image may not render correctly.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1
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