Border.BorderBrush Property

Gets or sets the Brush that draws the outer border color. This is a dependency property.

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

public Brush BorderBrush { get; set; }
For XAML information, see the Brush type.

Property Value

Type: System.Windows.Media.Brush
The Brush that draws the outer border color. This property has no default value.

The following example shows how to set the value of the BorderBrush property by using Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML) and 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: Wrap a Border Around the Content of a Canvas This example shows how to wrap a Canvas element with a Border.
How to: Paint an Area with an Image This example shows how to use the ImageBrush class to paint an area with an image. An ImageBrush displays a single image, which is specified by its ImageSource property.

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003

The .NET Framework and .NET Compact Framework do not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0
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