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Posted on 2006-10-28
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How would i load an image Programmatically into the forms back ground when the program starts, it will pull the image from c:\program files\blah.

How would I do this for the back ground image for a picturebox aswell?

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Fairly simple really, just use the static method FromFile of the Image class:

    this.BackgroundImage = Image.FromFile("Path and name of your image");

The same code will also work for a PictureBox.
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