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Icon Class

Represents a Windows icon, which is a small bitmap image used to represent an object. Icons can be thought of as transparent bitmaps, although their size is determined by the system.

For a list of all members of this type, see Icon Members.


[Visual Basic]
NotInheritable Public Class Icon
   Inherits MarshalByRefObject
   Implements ISerializable, ICloneable, IDisposable
public sealed class Icon : MarshalByRefObject, ISerializable,
   ICloneable, IDisposable
public __gc __sealed class Icon : public MarshalByRefObject,
   ISerializable, ICloneable, IDisposable
class Icon extends MarshalByRefObject implements
   ISerializable, ICloneable, IDisposable

Thread Safety

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.


Namespace: System.Drawing

Platforms: Windows 98, Windows NT 4.0, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 2000, Windows XP Home Edition, Windows XP Professional, Windows Server 2003 family, .NET Compact Framework

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

See Also

Icon Members | System.Drawing Namespace