ToolStripStatusLabel.Spring Property

Gets or sets a value indicating whether the ToolStripStatusLabel automatically fills the available space on the StatusStrip as the form is resized.

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

public bool Spring { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if the ToolStripStatusLabel automatically fills the available space on the StatusStrip as the form is resized; otherwise, false. The default is false.

Set the Spring property to true to enable the ToolStripStatusLabel to smoothly resize along with its container.

The following code example demonstrates the syntax for various ToolStripStatusLabel common properties, including the Spring property.


// 
toolStripStatusLabel1.BorderSides = ((System.Windows.Forms.ToolStripStatusLabelBorderSides)((((System.Windows.Forms.ToolStripStatusLabelBorderSides.Left | System.Windows.Forms.ToolStripStatusLabelBorderSides.Top)
            | System.Windows.Forms.ToolStripStatusLabelBorderSides.Right)
            | System.Windows.Forms.ToolStripStatusLabelBorderSides.Bottom)));
toolStripStatusLabel1.BorderStyle = System.Windows.Forms.Border3DStyle.Raised;
toolStripStatusLabel1.IsLink = true;
toolStripStatusLabel1.Name = "toolStripStatusLabel1";
toolStripStatusLabel1.Size = new System.Drawing.Size(246, 20);
toolStripStatusLabel1.Spring = true;
toolStripStatusLabel1.Text = "toolStripStatusLabel1";
toolStripStatusLabel1.Alignment = ToolStripItemAlignment.Left;


.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, 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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