How to: Create a Pen

This example creates a Pen object.

Example

System::Drawing::Pen^ myPen;
myPen = gcnew System::Drawing::Pen(System::Drawing::Color::Tomato);
System.Drawing.Pen myPen;
myPen = new System.Drawing.Pen(System.Drawing.Color.Tomato);
Dim myPen As System.Drawing.Pen
myPen = New System.Drawing.Pen(System.Drawing.Color.Tomato)

Robust Programming

After you have finished using objects that consume system resources, such as Pen objects, you should call Dispose on them.

See Also

Pen
Getting Started with Graphics Programming
Pens, Lines, and Rectangles in GDI+