VisualStyleRenderer.GetMargins Method (IDeviceContext, MarginProperty)

 

Returns the value of the specified margins property for the current visual style element.

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

member GetMargins : 
        dc:IDeviceContext *
        prop:MarginProperty -> Padding

Parameters

dc
Type: System.Drawing.IDeviceContext

The IDeviceContext this operation will use.

prop
Type: System.Windows.Forms.VisualStyles.MarginProperty

One of the MarginProperty values that specifies which property value to retrieve for the current visual style element.

Return Value

Type: System.Windows.Forms.Padding

A Padding that contains the value of the property specified by the prop parameter for the current visual style element.

Exception Condition
ArgumentNullException

dc is null.

InvalidEnumArgumentException

prop is not one of the MarginProperty values.

Visual styles use a set of margin values to describe some properties of the elements defined by a style. These properties are encapsulated by the MarginProperty values.

.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
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