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SystemPens.ButtonShadow Property

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

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

public static Pen ButtonShadow { get; }
/** @property */
public static Pen get_ButtonShadow ()

public static function get ButtonShadow () : Pen

Not applicable.

Property Value

A Pen that is the shadow color of a 3-D element.

This color is applied to parts of a 3-D element that face away from the light source.

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

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

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

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0