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BackgroundColor Property (IPropertyManagerPageGroup)

Gets or sets the background color of this PropertyManager group box.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Property BackgroundColor As System.Integer
Visual Basic (Usage) 
Dim instance As IPropertyManagerPageGroup
Dim value As System.Integer
instance.BackgroundColor = value
value = instance.BackgroundColor
System.int BackgroundColor {get; set;}
property System.int BackgroundColor {
   System.int get();
   void set ( &   System.int value);

Property Value



You can use a group box with just a label to look like a message box on a PropertyManager page. Set the background of the group box and the background of the label to the same color and the label text to a different color. You can also position the group box anywhere on the PropertyManager page.


NOTE: If you want to set the background color of the message box to be the same as the color typically used by SOLIDWORKS for a message box, use ISldWorks::GetUserPreferenceIntegerValue swPropertyManagerColorImportantMessage to get the COLORREF value.

See Also


SOLIDWORKS 2008 FCS, Revision Number 16.0

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