InkDrawingAttributes.CreateForPencil Method


Creates an InkDrawingAttributes object for rendering an ink stroke with pencil characteristics.

 static InkDrawingAttributes ^ CreateForPencil();
 static InkDrawingAttributes CreateForPencil();
public static InkDrawingAttributes CreateForPencil();
function createForPencil()
Public Shared Function CreateForPencil () As InkDrawingAttributes


An InkDrawingAttributes object that supports the following properties:

Setting other InkDrawingAttributes properties results in an exception.

Windows requirements

Device family
Windows 10 Anniversary Edition (introduced in 10.0.14393.0)
API contract
Windows.Foundation.UniversalApiContract (introduced in v3.0)


By default, a pencil draws a soft-edged, textured, and semi-transparent stroke (useful for layered shading effects) with a Circle PenTip. The stroke color (darkness) is dependent on the pen pressure detected.

Applies to

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