Border.Padding Property

Gets or sets a Thickness value that describes the amount of space between a Border and its child element.

Namespace:  System.Windows.Controls
Assembly:  PresentationFramework (in PresentationFramework.dll)
XMLNS for XAML: http://schemas.microsoft.com/winfx/2006/xaml/presentation, http://schemas.microsoft.com/netfx/2007/xaml/presentation

'Declaration
Public Property Padding As Thickness
<object>
  <object.Padding>
    <Thickness .../>
  </object.Padding>
</object>
<object Padding="Thickness" .../>

Property Value

Type: System.Windows.Thickness
The Thickness that describes the amount of space between a Border and its single child element. This property has no default value.

Identifier field

PaddingProperty

Metadata properties set to true

AffectsMeasure, AffectsRender

The following example shows how to set the value of this property.

Dim myBorder1 As 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">

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows 8, Windows Server 2012, Windows 7, Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core Role not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core Role supported with SP1 or later; Itanium not supported)

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

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