SystemPens.ControlDarkDark Property


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

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

Property Value


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


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

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

End Sub


This color is applied to the parts of a 3-D element that are the darkest color.

Applies to