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TrackBar.Orientation Property

Gets or sets a value indicating the horizontal or vertical orientation of the track bar.

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

public Orientation Orientation { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.Windows.Forms.Orientation
One of the Orientation values.

ExceptionCondition
InvalidEnumArgumentException

The assigned value is not one of the Orientation values.

When the Orientation property is set to Orientation.Horizontal, the scroll box moves from left to right as the Value increases. When the Orientation property is set to Orientation.Vertical, the scroll box moves from bottom to top as the Value increases.

The following example demonstrates how to set some of the TrackBar properties.

trackBar2.Orientation = Orientation.Vertical;
trackBar3.Orientation = Orientation.Vertical;
trackBar1.Maximum = trackBar2.Maximum = trackBar3.Maximum = 255;
trackBar1.Width = 400;
trackBar2.Height = trackBar3.Height = trackBar1.Width;
trackBar1.LargeChange = trackBar2.LargeChange = trackBar3.LargeChange = 16;

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, Windows CE, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC

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

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 2.0, 1.0
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