Parse Method

Rect.Parse Method

Creates a new rectangle from the specified string representation.

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

Public Shared Function Parse ( _
	source As String _
) As Rect


Type: System.String
The string representation of the rectangle, in the form "x, y, width, height".

Return Value

Type: System.Windows.Rect
The resulting rectangle.

The following example shows how to use the Parse method to convert a string representation of a rectangle into a Rect structure.

		Private Function parseExample() As Rect

			' Converts a string representation of a Rect into a Rect structure
			' using the Parse static method.
			Dim resultRect As Rect = Rect.Parse("10,5, 200,50")

			Return resultRect

		End Function

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

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