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SystemPens.ButtonFace Property

Gets a Pen that is the face color of a 3-D element.

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

public static Pen ButtonFace { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.Drawing.Pen
A Pen that is the face color of a 3-D element.

The following code example demonstrates how to use the ButtonFace property. To run this example, paste it into a Windows Form. Handle the form’s Paint event and call the DrawWithButtonSpacePen method from the Paint event-handling method, passing e as PaintEventArgs.

private void DrawWithButtonFacePen(PaintEventArgs e)
    Rectangle rectangle1 = new Rectangle(10, 10, 100, 100);
    e.Graphics.DrawRectangle(SystemPens.ButtonFace, rectangle1);

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP Starter Edition, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 98

The .NET Framework and .NET Compact Framework do not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0, 2.0