ArcObjects Library Reference (Display)  

IFormattedTextSymbol.Background Property

The text background object.

[Visual Basic .NET]
Public Property Background As ITextBackground
public ITextBackground Background {get; set;}
HRESULT get_Background(
  ITextBackground** Background
HRESULT putref_Background(
  ITextBackground* Background


Background [out, retval]

  Background is a parameter of type ITextBackground

Background [in]

  Background is a parameter of type ITextBackground

Product Availability

Available with ArcGIS Engine, ArcGIS Desktop, and ArcGIS Server.


Background is the object displayed behind the text. IBalloonCallout, ILineCallout, ISimpleLineCallout or IMarkerTextBackground can be used as backgrounds for text.

See Also

IFormattedTextSymbol Interface