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VisualStyleElement.TrayNotify.AnimateBackground Class
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VisualStyleElement.TrayNotify.AnimateBackground Class

Provides a VisualStyleElement for an animated background of the notification area. This class cannot be inherited.

System.Object
  System.Windows.Forms.VisualStyles.VisualStyleElement.TrayNotify.AnimateBackground

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

public static class AnimateBackground

The VisualStyleElement.TrayNotify.AnimateBackground type exposes the following members.

  NameDescription
Public propertyStatic memberNormalGets a visual style element that represents an animated background of the notification area.
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The Normal property of the VisualStyleElement.TrayNotify.AnimateBackground class returns a VisualStyleElement that represents an animated background of the notification area, which is located at the far right of the taskbar.

Windows XP Home Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows Server 2003 Platform Note: Visual styles are supported only on these platforms.

The following code example demonstrates how to create a VisualStyleRenderer with the VisualStyleElement returned by the Normal property. To run this example, paste it into a Windows Form. Handle the form’s Paint event and call the DrawVisualStyleElementTrayNotifyAnimateBackground1 method from the Paint event-handling method, passing e as PaintEventArgs.

public void DrawVisualStyleElementTrayNotifyAnimateBackground1(PaintEventArgs e)
{
    if (VisualStyleRenderer.IsElementDefined(
        VisualStyleElement.TrayNotify.AnimateBackground.Normal))
    {
        VisualStyleRenderer renderer =
             new VisualStyleRenderer(VisualStyleElement.TrayNotify.AnimateBackground.Normal);
        Rectangle rectangle1 = new Rectangle(10, 50, 50, 50);
        renderer.DrawBackground(e.Graphics, rectangle1);
        e.Graphics.DrawString("VisualStyleElement.TrayNotify.AnimateBackground.Normal",
             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));
}

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.
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