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AppearanceObjectEx Members

Represents an appearance object with extended settings.

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Public method AppearanceObjectEx Overloaded. Initializes a new instance of the AppearanceObjectEx class with the specified owner.
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Public property BackColor Gets or sets the background color. (Inherited from AppearanceObject)
Public property BackColor2 Gets or sets the end color of the background's gradient brush. (Inherited from AppearanceObject)
Public property BorderColor Gets or sets the border color. (Inherited from AppearanceObject)
Public propertyStatic member ControlAppearance Gets the default appearance settings which are used to paint 3-D elements in Windows. (Inherited from AppearanceObject)
Public propertyStatic member DefaultFont Gets or sets the default font for controls. (Inherited from AppearanceObject)
Public propertyStatic member DefaultMenuFont Gets and sets the font used to display text on menus. (Inherited from AppearanceObject)
Public propertyStatic member EmptyAppearance Returns an empty appearance object. (Inherited from AppearanceObject)
Public property Font Gets or sets the font used to paint the text. (Inherited from AppearanceObject)
Public property FontHeight Gets the height of the font used by the apperance object. (Inherited from AppearanceObject)
Public property FontSizeDelta Gets or sets an integer value by which the font size is adjusted. (Inherited from AppearanceObject)
Public property FontStyleDelta Gets or sets an additional style to be applied to the font. (Inherited from AppearanceObject)
Public property ForeColor Gets or sets the foreground color. (Inherited from AppearanceObject)
Public property GradientMode Gets or sets the background gradient's direction. (Inherited from AppearanceObject)
Public property HAlignment Gets the horizontal alignment of the appearance object's text. (Inherited from AppearanceObject)
Public property Image Gets or sets the background image. (Inherited from AppearanceObject)
Public property IsDisposed Gets whether the current object has been disposed of. (Inherited from AppearanceObject)
Public property Name Gets or sets the name of the current appearance object. (Inherited from AppearanceObject)
Public property Options Provides access to the appearance object's options.
Public property ParentAppearance Gets the parent appearance object. (Inherited from AppearanceObject)
Public property TextOptions Provides access to the appearance object's text options. (Inherited from AppearanceObject)
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Public method Assign Overloaded. Sets the appearance object's settings to default values.
Public method AssignInternal Copies all the settings in the appearance object passed as the parameter to the current object without raising the AppearanceObject.Changed event. (Inherited from AppearanceObject)
Public method BeginUpdate Locks the AppearanceObject object by disallowing visual updates until the EndUpdate or CancelUpdate method is called. (Inherited from AppearanceObject)
Public method CalcDefaultTextSize Overloaded. Calculates the size of a string painted with the default font. (Inherited from AppearanceObject)
Public method CalcTextSize Overloaded. Calculates the size of the specified string. (Inherited from AppearanceObject)
Public method CalcTextSizeInt Overloaded. Calculates the length of the specified string. (Inherited from AppearanceObject)
Public method CancelUpdate Unlocks the AppearanceObject object after it has been locked by the BeginUpdate method, without causing an immediate visual update. (Inherited from AppearanceObject)
Public method Clone Creates a copy of the current AppearanceObjectEx instance.
Public method Combine Copies the activated settings from the appearance object passed as the parameter. (Inherited from AppearanceObject)
Public method Dispose Releases all resources used by the current appearance object. (Inherited from AppearanceObject)
Public method DrawBackground Overloaded. Draws the background. (Inherited from AppearanceObject)
Public method DrawString Overloaded. Draws a text string at the specified position. (Inherited from AppearanceObject)
Public method DrawVString Draws a text string vertically with the specified angle and at the specified position using the specified font, color and format. (Inherited from AppearanceObject)
Public method EndUpdate Unlocks the AppearanceObject object after a call to the BeginUpdate method and causes an immediate visual update. (Inherited from AppearanceObject)
Public method Equals Determines whether the specified System.Object is equal to the current System.Object. (Inherited from System.Object)
Public methodStatic member Equals Determines whether the specified System.Object instances are considered equal. (Inherited from System.Object)
Public method FillRectangle Overloaded. Fills the interior of a rectangle specified by a System.Drawing.Rectangle structure. (Inherited from AppearanceObject)
Public method GetAppearanceByFont This member supports the internal infrastructure, and is not intended to be used directly from your code. (Inherited from AppearanceObject)
Public method GetAppearanceByOption This member supports the internal infrastructure, and is not intended to be used directly from your code. (Inherited from AppearanceObject)
Public method GetBackBrush Overloaded. Gets the brush used to draw an element's background. (Inherited from AppearanceObject)
Public method GetBackColor Gets the background color specified by the appearance object's settings. (Inherited from AppearanceObject)
Public method GetBackColor2 Gets the ending color of the linear gradient brush, specified by the appearance object's settings. (Inherited from AppearanceObject)
Public method GetBackPen Gets the pen used to draw the element's background lines and curves. (Inherited from AppearanceObject)
Public method GetBorderBrush Gets the brush used to draw the element's border. (Inherited from AppearanceObject)
Public method GetBorderColor Gets the element's border color specified by the appearance object's settings. (Inherited from AppearanceObject)
Public method GetBorderPen Gets the pen used to draw the border's lines and curves. (Inherited from AppearanceObject)
Public method GetFont Gets the font settings specified by the appearance object's settings. (Inherited from AppearanceObject)
Public method GetForeBrush Gets the solid brush whose color is specified by the AppearanceObject.ForeColor property. (Inherited from AppearanceObject)
Public method GetForeColor Gets the foreground color specified by the appearance object's settings. (Inherited from AppearanceObject)
Public method GetForePen Gets the pen whose color is specified by the AppearanceObject.ForeColor property. (Inherited from AppearanceObject)
Public method GetGradientMode Gets the background gradient's direction specified by the appearance object's settings. (Inherited from AppearanceObject)
Public method GetHashCode Serves as a hash function for a particular type. System.Object.GetHashCode is suitable for use in hashing algorithms and data structures like a hash table. (Inherited from System.Object)
Public method GetImage Gets the background image specified by the appearance object's settings. (Inherited from AppearanceObject)
Public method GetStringFormat Overloaded. Gets the formatting attributes specified by the AppearanceObject.TextOptions object passed as the parameter. (Inherited from AppearanceObject)
Public method GetTextOptions Gets the text options specified by the appearance object's settings. (Inherited from AppearanceObject)
Public method GetTextureBrush Returns a TextureBrush object which uses the image specified by the AppearanceObject.Image property to fill the interior of a shape. (Inherited from AppearanceObject)
Public method GetType Gets the System.Type of the current instance. (Inherited from System.Object)
Public method IsEqual Tests whether two objects have the same property values. (Inherited from AppearanceObject)
Public methodStatic member ReferenceEquals Determines whether the specified System.Object instances are the same instance. (Inherited from System.Object)
Public method Reset Reverts the appearance object's properties to their default values. (Inherited from AppearanceObject)
Public method ShouldSerialize Tests whether the AppearanceObject should be persisted. (Inherited from AppearanceObject)
Public method ToString Returns a string representing the current appearance object. (Inherited from AppearanceObject)
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Public event Changed Fires when the appearance object's properties are changed. (Inherited from AppearanceObject)
Public event PaintChanged Occurs when specific settings that control the text appearance are changed. (Inherited from AppearanceObject)
Public event SizeChanged Occurs when specific settings that control the size of text are changed. (Inherited from AppearanceObject)
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