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Thickness.Thickness(Double, Double, Double, Double) Constructor

Initializes a new instance of the Thickness structure that has specific lengths (supplied as a Double) applied to each side of the rectangle.

Namespace: System.Windows
Assembly: PresentationFramework (in presentationframework.dll)

public Thickness (
	double left,
	double top,
	double right,
	double bottom
)
public Thickness (
	double left, 
	double top, 
	double right, 
	double bottom
)
public function Thickness (
	left : double, 
	top : double, 
	right : double, 
	bottom : double
)
You cannot use constructors in XAML.

Parameters

left

The thickness for the left side of the rectangle.

top

The thickness for the upper side of the rectangle.

right

The thickness for the right side of the rectangle

bottom

The thickness for the lower side of the rectangle.

The following example shows how to create an instance of a Thickness structure by using code.

myBorder1 = new Border();
myBorder1.BorderBrush = Brushes.SlateBlue;
myBorder1.BorderThickness = new Thickness(5, 10, 15, 20);
myBorder1.Background = Brushes.AliceBlue;
myBorder1.Padding = new Thickness(5);
myBorder1.CornerRadius = new CornerRadius(15);

<Border BorderBrush="SlateBlue" BorderThickness="5,10,15,20" Background="AliceBlue" Padding="5" CornerRadius="15">

More Code

How to: Set Margins of Elements and Controls

This example describes how to set the Margin property, by changing any existing property value for the margin in code-behind. The Margin property is a property of the FrameworkElement base element, and is thus inherited by a variety of controls and other elements. For the complete sample, see Setting Margins Sample.

Windows 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows CE, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0
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