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Control.UseWaitCursor Property

Gets or sets a value indicating whether to use the wait cursor for the current control and all child controls.

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

Public Property UseWaitCursor As Boolean
Dim instance As Control
Dim value As Boolean

value = instance.UseWaitCursor

instance.UseWaitCursor = value
/** @property */
public boolean get_UseWaitCursor ()

/** @property */
public void set_UseWaitCursor (boolean value)

public function get UseWaitCursor () : boolean

public function set UseWaitCursor (value : boolean)

Not applicable.

Property Value

true to use the wait cursor for the current control and all child controls; otherwise, false. The default is false.

Use a wait cursor whenever you are performing an operation that takes a noticeable amount of time.

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