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Cross Property

Cursors.Cross Property

Gets the crosshair cursor.

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

public static Cursor Cross { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.Windows.Forms.Cursor
The Cursor that represents the crosshair cursor.

The following example demonstrates the Cursors class. To run this example place paste the following code in a form and call the InitializeRadioButtonsAndGroupBox method from the form's constructor or Load method. Ensure all events are connected to their event-handling methods.

	internal System.Windows.Forms.GroupBox GroupBox1;
	internal System.Windows.Forms.RadioButton RadioButton1;
	internal System.Windows.Forms.RadioButton RadioButton2;
	internal System.Windows.Forms.RadioButton RadioButton3;

	private void InitializeRadioButtonsAndGroupBox()

		// Construct the GroupBox object. 
		this.GroupBox1 = new GroupBox();

		// Construct the radio buttons. 
		this.RadioButton1 = new System.Windows.Forms.RadioButton();
		this.RadioButton2 = new System.Windows.Forms.RadioButton();
		this.RadioButton3 = new System.Windows.Forms.RadioButton();

		// Set the location, tab and text for each radio button 
		// to a cursor from the Cursors enumeration. 
		this.RadioButton1.Location = new System.Drawing.Point(24, 24);
		this.RadioButton1.TabIndex = 0;
		this.RadioButton1.Text = "Help";
		this.RadioButton1.Tag = Cursors.Help;
		this.RadioButton1.TextAlign = ContentAlignment.MiddleCenter;

		this.RadioButton2.Location = new System.Drawing.Point(24, 56);
		this.RadioButton2.TabIndex = 1;
		this.RadioButton2.Text = "Up Arrow";
		this.RadioButton2.Tag = Cursors.UpArrow;
		this.RadioButton2.TextAlign = ContentAlignment.MiddleCenter;

		this.RadioButton3.Location = new System.Drawing.Point(24, 80);
		this.RadioButton3.TabIndex = 3;
		this.RadioButton3.Text = "Cross";
		this.RadioButton3.Tag = Cursors.Cross;
		this.RadioButton3.TextAlign = ContentAlignment.MiddleCenter;
		// Add the radio buttons to the GroupBox.   

		// Set the location of the GroupBox.  
		this.GroupBox1.Location = new System.Drawing.Point(56, 64);
		this.GroupBox1.Size = new System.Drawing.Size(200, 150);

		// Set the text that will appear on the GroupBox. 
		this.GroupBox1.Text = "Choose a Cursor Style";
		// Add the GroupBox to the form. 


.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1
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