Rect.Parse Method (String)


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
Available since 3.0
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