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VisualStyleElement.ToolTip.Balloon.Link Property

Gets a visual style element that represents a balloon ToolTip that contains a link.

Namespace: System.Windows.Forms.VisualStyles
Assembly: System.Windows.Forms (in system.windows.forms.dll)

public static VisualStyleElement Link { get; }
/** @property */
public static VisualStyleElement get_Link ()

public static function get Link () : VisualStyleElement

Not applicable.

Property Value

A VisualStyleElement that represents a balloon ToolTip that contains a link.

You can use the VisualStyleElement returned by the Link property to create a VisualStyleRenderer.

The following code example demonstrates how to create a VisualStyleRenderer with the VisualStyleElement returned by the Link property. To run this example, paste it into a Windows Form. Handle the form’s Paint event and call the DrawVisualStyleElementToolTipBalloon2 method from the Paint event-handling method, passing e as PaintEventArgs.

public void DrawVisualStyleElementToolTipBalloon2(PaintEventArgs e)
{
    if (VisualStyleRenderer.IsElementDefined(
        VisualStyleElement.ToolTip.Balloon.Link))
    {
        VisualStyleRenderer renderer =
             new VisualStyleRenderer(VisualStyleElement.ToolTip.Balloon.Link);
        Rectangle rectangle1 = new Rectangle(10, 50, 50, 50);
        renderer.DrawBackground(e.Graphics, rectangle1);
        e.Graphics.DrawString("VisualStyleElement.ToolTip.Balloon.Link",
             this.Font, Brushes.Black, new Point(10, 10));
    }
    else
        e.Graphics.DrawString("This element is not defined in the current visual style.",
             this.Font, Brushes.Black, new Point(10, 10));
}

Windows 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, 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
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