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VisualStyleRenderer.GetString Method

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

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

public string GetString(
	StringProperty prop
)

Parameters

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

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

Return Value

Type: System.String
A String that contains the value of the property specified by the prop parameter for the current visual style element.

ExceptionCondition
InvalidEnumArgumentException

prop is not one of the StringProperty values.

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

.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
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