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Control.BackgroundImageLayout Property

Gets or sets the background image layout as defined in the ImageLayout enumeration.

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

abstract BackgroundImageLayout : ImageLayout with get, set
override BackgroundImageLayout : ImageLayout with get, set

Property Value

Type: System.Windows.Forms.ImageLayout
One of the values of ImageLayout (Center , None, Stretch, Tile, or Zoom). Tile is the default value.

ExceptionCondition
InvalidEnumArgumentException

The specified enumeration value does not exist.

Use the BackgroundImageLayout property to specify the position and behavior of an image you have placed onto a control. BackgroundImageLayout takes effect only if the BackgroundImage property is set.

You can increase performance for large images if you set BackgroundImageLayout to something other than Tile.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

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