TabDrawMode TabDrawMode TabDrawMode TabDrawMode Enum


Specifies whether the tabs in a tab control are owner-drawn (drawn by the parent window), or drawn by the operating system.

public enum class TabDrawMode
public enum TabDrawMode
type TabDrawMode = 
Public Enum TabDrawMode


Normal Normal Normal Normal 0

The tabs are drawn by the operating system, and are of the same size.

OwnerDrawFixed OwnerDrawFixed OwnerDrawFixed OwnerDrawFixed 1

The tabs are drawn by the parent window, and are of the same size.


This enumeration is used by members such as TabControl.DrawMode.

The TabControl class and its derived classes support owner-draw functionality, but only one type, in which you can draw the tabs individually.

Applies to

See also