Type Default Value Read Only Static Description
XImage null No No The fill pattern to be used when painting.
Notes

This property allows you to set the fill pattern to be used when painting.

This property is a shortcut equivalent to the Pattern of the DrawOptions.

See Also

ToImage

PaintColor

Pattern

Example

[C#]Canvas canvas = new Canvas(200, 200, new XColor(Color.Yellow));
canvas.Pattern = XImage.FromFile(Server.MapPath("rez/boat.gif"));
double[] points = { 30,190, 100,10, 170,190, 10,70, 190,70 };
canvas.DrawPoly(points, new DrawOptions(canvas));
canvas.SaveAs(Server.MapPath("pattern.jpg"));


[Visual Basic]Dim canvas As New Canvas(200, 200, New XColor(Color.Yellow))
canvas.Pattern = XImage.FromFile(Server.MapPath("rez/boat.gif"))
Dim points As Double() = {30, 190, 100, 10, 170, 190, _
10, 70, 190, 70}
canvas.DrawPoly(points, New DrawOptions(canvas))
canvas.SaveAs(Server.MapPath("pattern.jpg"))


The page draws a closed polygon in the shape of a star filling it with a pattern. It then saves the image out as a jpeg. The input and output images are shown below.


boat.gif


pattern.jpg