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c# progressbar with number% displayed inside progress bar

Posted on 2011-03-15
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Hi,

I'd like to display %number inside the progress bar. I don't know how to do it?
Could you advise me on it?

Thanks,
JT
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Using simple calculations you can do that. try this:

int cal_percent = (int)(((double)(myprogressBar.Value - myprogressBar.Minimum) /
(double)(myprogressBar.Maximum - myprogressBar1.Minimum)) * 100);

on the other hand, if you are looking for some kind of tutorials, u can get it from here.
dreamincode.net/forums/topic/62979-add-the-percent-into-a-progress-bar/
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private void SetProgressBarText(ProgressBar Target, Color TextColor, Font TextFont, int percentage)
        {
            string Text = percentage + "%";
            using (Graphics gr = Target.CreateGraphics())
            {
                gr.DrawString(Text, TextFont, new SolidBrush(TextColor),
                    new PointF(Target.Width / 2 - (gr.MeasureString(Text, TextFont).Width / 2.0F),
                        Target.Height / 2 - (gr.MeasureString(Text,
                        TextFont).Height / 2.0F)));
            }
        }


To use

SetProgressBarText(progressBar1, Color.Black, new Font("Courier new", 10, FontStyle.Bold), 10);
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JT
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