ElementHost.BackColorTransparent Property


Gets or sets a value indicating whether the hosted element has a transparent background.

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

member BackColorTransparent : bool with get, set

Property Value

Type: System.Boolean

true if the hosted element has a transparent background; otherwise, false. The default is false.

The BackColorTransparent property enables bitmap copying, which enables hosted elements to use transparency over the host container. This is useful when the element is over an image or gradient background.

For performance reasons, the BackColorTransparent property is turned off by default.

.NET Framework
Available since 3.0
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