Control.OnPrint Method

Raises the Paint event.

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

Protected Overridable Sub OnPrint ( _
	e As PaintEventArgs _
Dim e As PaintEventArgs

protected void OnPrint (
	PaintEventArgs e
protected function OnPrint (
	e : PaintEventArgs
Not applicable.



A PaintEventArgs that contains the event data.

Exception typeCondition


The e parameter is a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic).

If UserPaint is true, you can override OnPrint to do layered painting.

Windows 98, Windows Server 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 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

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