WPF Graphics: Drawing a line

This entry is part 1 of 8 in the series WPF Graphics

In windows, you can draw a line using line or pen.  The example here shows using a line with a StrokeThickness set to 5px.

MainWindow.xaml:

<Window x:Class="WpfApplication7.MainWindow"
        xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft.com/winfx/2006/xaml/presentation"
        xmlns:x="http://schemas.microsoft.com/winfx/2006/xaml"
        xmlns:d="http://schemas.microsoft.com/expression/blend/2008"
        xmlns:mc="http://schemas.openxmlformats.org/markup-compatibility/2006"
        xmlns:local="clr-namespace:WpfApplication7"
        mc:Ignorable="d"
        Loaded="OnLoad"
        Title="MainWindow" Height="350" Width="525">
    <StackPanel Name="stack">

    </StackPanel>
</Window>

MainWindow.xaml.cs:

using System;
using System.Collections.Generic;
using System.Linq;
using System.Text;
using System.Threading.Tasks;
using System.Windows;
using System.Windows.Controls;
using System.Windows.Data;
using System.Windows.Documents;
using System.Windows.Input;
using System.Windows.Media;
using System.Windows.Media.Imaging;
using System.Windows.Navigation;
using System.Windows.Shapes;

namespace WpfApplication7
{
    /// <summary>
    /// Interaction logic for MainWindow.xaml
    /// </summary>
    public partial class MainWindow : Window
    {
        private Line line;

        public MainWindow()
        {
            InitializeComponent();
        }

        void OnLoad(object sender, RoutedEventArgs e)
        {
            line = new Line();
            line.Stroke = Brushes.LightSteelBlue;

            line.X1 = 10;
            line.X2 = 500;
            line.Y1 = 10;
            line.Y2 = 300;

            line.StrokeThickness = 5;
            stack.Children.Add(line);
        }
    }
}

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