Point.Parse Method (String)

 
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Constructs a Point from the specified String.

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

Public Shared Function Parse (
	source As String
) As Point

Parameters

source
Type: System.String

A string representation of a point.

Return Value

Type: System.Windows.Point

The equivalent Point structure.

Exception Condition
FormatException

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

InvalidOperationException

source does not contain two numbers.

-or-

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 Function parseExample() As Point

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

	Return pointResult

End Function

.NET Framework
Available since 3.0
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