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RenderingEngine Enumeration

GdPicture14 Namespace : RenderingEngine Enumeration
Defines the application programming interface used to render content.
Syntax
'Declaration
 
Public Enum RenderingEngine 
   Inherits System.Enum
public enum RenderingEngine : System.Enum 
Members
MemberValueDescription
GdiPlus1GdiPlus.

Pros: very fast path painting. Low memory usage.

Cons: uses internal lock which considerably decreases performance when used in multiple threads. Slow image rendering.

Hybrid65535This engine mix all supported programming interfaces in order to favor rendering quality, speed and multithread performance.
Skia3 Do not use yet.
WPF2Windows Presentation Foundation.

Pros: supports antialiasing in clipping path. Fast image rendering. Produces very high performance in multithreaded applications.

Cons: slower path painting than GdiPlus. Requires more memory than GdiPlus.

Inheritance Hierarchy

System.Object
   System.ValueType
      System.Enum
         GdPicture14.RenderingEngine

See Also

Reference

GdPicture14 Namespace