VisualStyleRenderer.GetBackgroundContentRectangle Method (IDeviceContext, Rectangle)

 
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Returns the content area for the background of the current visual style element.

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

public Rectangle GetBackgroundContentRectangle(
	IDeviceContext dc,
	Rectangle bounds
)

Parameters

dc
Type: System.Drawing.IDeviceContext

The IDeviceContext this operation will use.

bounds
Type: System.Drawing.Rectangle

A Rectangle that contains the entire background area of the current visual style element.

Return Value

Type: System.Drawing.Rectangle

A Rectangle that contains the content area for the background of the current visual style element.

Exception Condition
ArgumentNullException

dc is null.

A visual style can define a content area within each background image. This is the area in which content such as text and icons can be placed without overwriting background borders. This method uses the given background area to calculate the content area for the current visual style element.

.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
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