PictureBox control

  • PictureBox control is used to add the picture on the Windows form.
  • You can place a PictureBox control on the form by drag and drop it from the toolbox. The PictureBox control looks like as follows:
PictureBox Control

Properties of PictureBox Control


Some of the commonly used properties of PictureBox Control are listed below in the Table:


PictureBox Control

Methods of PictureBox Control


Some of the commonly used methods of PictureBox Control are listed below in the Table:


PictureBox Control

Events of PictureBox Control


Some of the commonly used Events of PictureBox Control are listed below in the Table:


PictureBox Control

Example
  • Add a PictureBox control from the toolbox to the form.
  • Now select the PictureBox control in Form and go to its properties window and click on the ellipse button (…) beside the Image option.
  • The Select Resource Windows will be opened in front of you. You can select an image from this window click on the Import button.
  • The image gets added in the Project resource file. Now click on the OK button to display the selected image in the form.
  • This will open a dialog box. Now select an image from your computer.
  • The selected image will be inserted in the form as follows:
  • PictureBox Control

  • Now run the application by pressing F5 key, this will show the following output:
  • PictureBox Control