TabControl.TabStripPlacement Property

Gets or sets how tab headers align relative to the tab content. This is a dependency property.

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

[BindableAttribute(true)]
public Dock TabStripPlacement { get; set; }
<object TabStripPlacement="Dock" .../>

Property Value

Type: System.Windows.Controls.Dock
The alignment of tab headers relative to tab content. The default is Top.

Identifier field

TabStripPlacementProperty

Metadata properties set to true

None

The following example creates a tab control that positions the tabs on the left side.

<TabControl TabStripPlacement="Left" Margin="0, 0, 0, 10">
  <TabItem Name="fontweight" Header="FontWeight">
    <TabItem.Content>
      <TextBlock TextWrapping="WrapWithOverflow">
        FontWeight property information goes here.
      </TextBlock>
    </TabItem.Content>
  </TabItem>

  <TabItem Name="fontsize" Header="FontSize">
    <TabItem.Content>
      <TextBlock TextWrapping="WrapWithOverflow">
        FontSize property information goes here.
      </TextBlock>
    </TabItem.Content>
  </TabItem>
</TabControl>

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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