ContainerControl.AutoScaleFactor Property

Note: This property is new in the .NET Framework version 2.0.

Gets the scaling factor between the current and design-time automatic scaling dimensions.

Namespace: System.Windows.Forms
Assembly: System.Windows.Forms (in

protected SizeF AutoScaleFactor { get; }
/** @property */
protected SizeF get_AutoScaleFactor ()

protected function get AutoScaleFactor () : SizeF

Property Value

A SizeF containing the scaling ratio between the current and design-time scaling automatic scaling dimensions.

The AutoScaleFactor property represents the scaling factor between the CurrentAutoScaleDimensions and AutoScaleDimensions properties. This value is calculated when it is required. For example, if CurrentAutoScaleDimensions is (192, 144) and AutoScaleDimensions is (96, 96) then the AutoScaleFactor is (2.0, 1.5).

For more information about automatic scaling, see Automatic Scaling in Windows Forms.

Windows 98, Windows 2000 SP4, Windows CE, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

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

.NET Framework

Supported in: 2.0

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 2.0