SystemPens.ButtonHighlight Property


Gets a Pen that is the highlight color of a 3-D element.

 static property System::Drawing::Pen ^ ButtonHighlight { System::Drawing::Pen ^ get(); };
public static System.Drawing.Pen ButtonHighlight { get; }
static member ButtonHighlight : System.Drawing.Pen
Public Shared ReadOnly Property ButtonHighlight As Pen

Property Value


A Pen that is the highlight color of a 3-D element.


The following code example demonstrates how to use the ButtonHighlight property. To run this example, paste it into a Windows Form. Handle the form's Paint event and call the DrawWithButtonHighlightPen method from the Paint event-handling method, passing e as PaintEventArgs.

private void DrawWithButtonHighlightPen(PaintEventArgs e)
    Rectangle rectangle1 = new Rectangle(10, 10, 100, 100);
    e.Graphics.DrawRectangle(SystemPens.ButtonHighlight, rectangle1);
Private Sub DrawWithButtonHighlightPen(ByVal e As PaintEventArgs) 
    Dim rectangle1 As New Rectangle(10, 10, 100, 100)
    e.Graphics.DrawRectangle(SystemPens.ButtonHighlight, rectangle1)

End Sub


This color is applied to parts of a 3-D element that face the light source.

Applies to