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VisualStyleInformation.IsEnabledByUser Property

Gets a value indicating whether the user has enabled visual styles in the operating system.

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

public static bool IsEnabledByUser { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if the user has enabled visual styles in an operating system that supports them; otherwise, false.

Users can enable visual styles in the Appearance tab of the Display option in Control Panel. This property checks the value of the IsSupportedByOS property internally.

.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.
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