ErrorProvider.GetIconPadding Method (Control)


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Returns the amount of extra space to leave next to the error icon.

Namespace:   System.Windows.Forms
Assembly:  System.Windows.Forms (in System.Windows.Forms.dll)

public int GetIconPadding(
	Control control


Type: System.Windows.Forms.Control

The control to get the padding for.

Return Value

Type: System.Int32

The number of pixels to leave between the icon and the control.

Exception Condition

control is null.

Many icons typically have extra space around their central images, so the padding value is only necessary if additional space is necessary. Padding values can be positive or negative. Negative values cause the icon to overlap the edge of the control. The default icon padding is 0.

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
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