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Rect.Contains Method (Point)


Indicates whether the rectangle contains the specified point.

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

public bool Contains(
	Point point


Type: System.Windows.Point

The point to check.

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean

true if the rectangle contains the specified point; otherwise, false.

The following example shows how to use the Contains(Point) method to determine if the rectangle contains the specified Point.

private bool rectContainsExample1()
    // Initialize new rectangle.
    Rect myRectangle = new Rect();

    // The Location property specifies the coordinates of the upper left-hand 
    // corner of the rectangle. 
    myRectangle.Location = new Point(10, 5);

    // Set the Size property of the rectangle with a width of 200
    // and a height of 50.
    myRectangle.Size = new Size(200, 50);

    // Using the Contains method, see if the rectangle contains the specified
    // point. doesContain is true because the point is inside of myRectangle.
    bool doesContain = myRectangle.Contains(new Point(13, 30));

    return doesContain;


.NET Framework
Available since 3.0
Available since 2.0
Windows Phone Silverlight
Available since 7.0
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