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Form.CenterToScreen Method

This API supports the .NET Framework infrastructure and is not intended to be used directly from your code.

Centers the form on the current screen.

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

protected void CenterToScreen()

Do not call this directly from your code. Instead, set the StartPosition property to CenterScreen.

The CenterToScreen method uses the following priority list to determine the screen used to center the form:

  1. The Owner property of the form.

  2. The HWND owner of the form.

  3. The screen that currently has the mouse cursor.

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP Starter Edition, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 98

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

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0
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