Point.Parse Method (String)


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Constructs a Point from the specified String.

Namespace:   System.Windows
Assembly:  WindowsBase (in WindowsBase.dll)

public static Point Parse(
	string source


Type: System.String

A string representation of a point.

Return Value

Type: System.Windows.Point

The equivalent Point structure.

Exception Condition

source is not composed of two comma- or space-delimited double values.


source does not contain two numbers.


source contains too many delimiters.

The following example shows how to use the Parse method to convert a String representation of a point into a Point structure.

private Point parseExample()

    // Converts a string representation of a point into a Point structure
    // using the Parse static method.
    // pointResult is equal to (1,3).
    Point pointResult = Point.Parse("1,3");

    return pointResult;


.NET Framework
Available since 3.0
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