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Vector.Subtract Method

Subtracts the specified vector from another specified vector.

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

public static Vector Subtract(
	Vector vector1,
	Vector vector2


Type: System.Windows.Vector

The vector from which vector2 is subtracted.

Type: System.Windows.Vector

The vector to subtract from vector1.

Return Value

Type: System.Windows.Vector
The difference between vector1 and vector2.

The following example shows how to use this method to subtract a Vector structure from a Vector structure.

private Vector subtractExample()

    Vector vector1 = new Vector(20, 30);
    Vector vector2 = new Vector(45, 70);

    // Subtract vector2 from vector1. 
    // vectorResult is equal to (-25, -40)
    Vector vectorResult = Vector.Subtract(vector1, vector2);

    return vectorResult;


.NET Framework

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

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1
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