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AddRectangles Method (Rectangle[])
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GraphicsPath.AddRectangles Method (Rectangle[])

Adds a series of rectangles to this path.

Namespace:  System.Drawing.Drawing2D
Assembly:  System.Drawing (in System.Drawing.dll)

public void AddRectangles(
	Rectangle[] rects


Type: System.Drawing.Rectangle[]

An array of Rectangle structures that represents the rectangles to add.

The following code example is designed for use with Windows Forms, and it requires PaintEventArgs e, an OnPaint event object. The code performs the following actions:

  • Creates a path.

  • Creates an array of rectangles and adds the rectangles to the path.

  • Draws the path to the screen.

private void AddRectanglesExample(PaintEventArgs e)

    // Adds a pattern of rectangles to a GraphicsPath object.
    GraphicsPath myPath = new GraphicsPath();
    Rectangle[] pathRects =
                 new Rectangle(20,20,100,200),
                 new Rectangle(40,40,120,220),
                 new Rectangle(60,60,240,140)

    // Draw the path to the screen.
    Pen myPen = new Pen(Color.Black, 2);
    e.Graphics.DrawPath(myPen, myPath);

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1
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