ToolStripItem.ImageAlign ToolStripItem.ImageAlign ToolStripItem.ImageAlign ToolStripItem.ImageAlign Property


Gets or sets the alignment of the image on a ToolStripItem.

 property System::Drawing::ContentAlignment ImageAlign { System::Drawing::ContentAlignment get(); void set(System::Drawing::ContentAlignment value); };
public System.Drawing.ContentAlignment ImageAlign { get; set; }
member this.ImageAlign : System.Drawing.ContentAlignment with get, set
Public Property ImageAlign As ContentAlignment

Property Value



The following code example demonstrates the Image, ImageAlign, DisplayStyle , and TextAlign properties for a ToolStripButton. This example is part of a larger example available in the ToolStripButton class overview.

this.toolStripButton1.Image = Bitmap.FromFile("c:\\NewItem.bmp");
this.toolStripButton1.DisplayStyle = System.Windows.Forms.ToolStripItemDisplayStyle.ImageAndText;
this.toolStripButton1.ImageAlign = System.Drawing.ContentAlignment.MiddleLeft;
this.toolStripButton1.Name = "toolStripButton1";
this.toolStripButton1.Text = "&New";
this.toolStripButton1.TextAlign = System.Drawing.ContentAlignment.MiddleRight;
this.toolStripButton1.Click += new System.EventHandler(this.toolStripButton1_Click);
Me.toolStripButton1.Image = Bitmap.FromFile("c:\NewItem.bmp")
Me.toolStripButton1.DisplayStyle = System.Windows.Forms.ToolStripItemDisplayStyle.ImageAndText
Me.toolStripButton1.ImageAlign = System.Drawing.ContentAlignment.MiddleLeft
Me.toolStripButton1.Name = "toolStripButton1"
Me.toolStripButton1.Text = "&New"
Me.toolStripButton1.TextAlign = System.Drawing.ContentAlignment.MiddleRight


Use the ImageAlign property to get or set image alignment on a ToolStripItem. Use the TextAlign property to get or set text alignment on a ToolStripItem.

The Image, ImageAlign, ImageIndex, ImageKey, and ImageScaling properties pertain to various aspects of image handling. Use images in ToolStrip controls by setting these properties directly or by setting the run-time-only ImageList property.

Image scaling is determined by the interaction of properties in both ToolStrip and ToolStripItem, as follows:

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