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PictureBox.InitialImage Property

Gets or sets the image displayed in the PictureBox control when the main image is loading.

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

public Image InitialImage { get; set; }
/** @property */
public Image get_InitialImage ()

/** @property */
public void set_InitialImage (Image value)

public function get InitialImage () : Image

public function set InitialImage (value : Image)

Not applicable.

Property Value

The Image displayed in the picture box control when the main image is loading.

If no InitialImage is specified, a default image is displayed. The InitialImage is always displayed non-stretched, in the center of the PictureBox.

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