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Point.Subtract Method (Point, Vector)


Subtracts the specified Vector from the specified Point and returns the resulting Point.

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

public static Point Subtract(
	Point point,
	Vector vector


Type: System.Windows.Point

The point from which vector is subtracted.

Type: System.Windows.Vector

The vector to subtract from point.

Return Value

Type: System.Windows.Point

The difference between point and vector.

The following example shows how to subtract a Vector from a Point using the static Subtract method.

private Point subtractExample1()

    Point point1 = new Point(10, 5);
    Vector vector1 = new Vector(20, 30);

    // Subtracts a Vector from a Point using the static Subtract method
    // and returns the difference as a Point.
    // pointResult is equal to (-10, -25).
    Point pointResult = Point.Subtract(point1, vector1);

    return pointResult;


.NET Framework
Available since 3.0
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