How to: Set the Color of a Pen

This example changes the color of a pre-existing Pen object

Example

myPen->Color = System::Drawing::Color::PeachPuff;
myPen.Color = System.Drawing.Color.PeachPuff;
myPen.Color = System.Drawing.Color.PeachPuff

Compiling the Code

This example requires:

  • A Pen object named myPen.

Robust Programming

You should call Dispose on objects that consume system resources (such as Pen objects) after you are finished using them.

See Also

Pen
Getting Started with Graphics Programming
How to: Create a Pen
Using a Pen to Draw Lines and Shapes
Pens, Lines, and Rectangles in GDI+