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TreeView.LineColor Property

Gets or sets the color of the lines connecting the nodes of the TreeView control.

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

public Color LineColor { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.Drawing.Color
The Color of the lines connecting the tree nodes.

The following code example demonstrates setting the TreeNode line color. To run this example, paste the code into a Windows Form. Call InitializeLineTreeView from the form's constructor or Load event handler.

private TreeView lineTreeView;
public void InitializeLineTreeView()
    lineTreeView = new TreeView();
    lineTreeView.Size = new Size(200, 200);

    lineTreeView.LineColor = Color.Red;

    // Create the root nodes.
    TreeNode docNode = new TreeNode("Documents");

    // Add some additional nodes.


.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.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.