FromHandle Method
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Screen.FromHandle Method

Retrieves a Screen for the display that contains the largest portion of the object referred to by the specified handle.

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

public static Screen FromHandle(
	IntPtr hwnd
)

Parameters

hwnd
Type: System.IntPtr
The window handle for which to retrieve the Screen.

Return Value

Type: System.Windows.Forms.Screen
A Screen for the display that contains the largest region of the object. In multiple display environments where no display contains any portion of the specified window, the display closest to the object is returned.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

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