Was this page helpful?
Your feedback about this content is important. Let us know what you think.
Additional feedback?
1500 characters remaining
VisualStyleElement.TreeView.Glyph Class
Collapse the table of content
Expand the table of content

VisualStyleElement.TreeView.Glyph Class

Provides VisualStyleElement objects for the plus sign (+) and minus sign (-) buttons of a tree view control. This class cannot be inherited.

System.Object
  System.Windows.Forms.VisualStyles.VisualStyleElement.TreeView.Glyph

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

public static class Glyph

The VisualStyleElement.TreeView.Glyph type exposes the following members.

  NameDescription
Public propertyStatic memberClosedGets a visual style element that represents a minus sign (-) button of a tree view node.
Public propertyStatic memberOpenedGets a visual style element that represents a plus sign (+) button of a tree view node.
Top

The properties of the VisualStyleElement.TreeView.Glyph class get a VisualStyleElement for the plus sign and minus sign buttons that display next to a tree view node that contains child elements.

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 Opened property. To run this example, paste it into a Windows Form. Handle the form’s Paint event and call the DrawVisualStyleElementTreeViewGlyph1 method from the Paint event-handling method, passing e as PaintEventArgs.

public void DrawVisualStyleElementTreeViewGlyph1(PaintEventArgs e)
{
    if (VisualStyleRenderer.IsElementDefined(
        VisualStyleElement.TreeView.Glyph.Closed))
    {
        VisualStyleRenderer renderer =
             new VisualStyleRenderer(VisualStyleElement.TreeView.Glyph.Closed);
        Rectangle rectangle1 = new Rectangle(10, 50, 50, 50);
        renderer.DrawBackground(e.Graphics, rectangle1);
        e.Graphics.DrawString("VisualStyleElement.TreeView.Glyph.Closed",
             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.
Show:
© 2015 Microsoft