Paragraph.TextDecorations Property

Gets or sets a TextDecorationCollection that contains text decorations to apply to this element.

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

public TextDecorationCollection TextDecorations { get; set; }
<object>
  <object.TextDecorations>
    <TextDecorationCollection .../>
  </object.TextDecorations>
</object>
<object TextDecorations="TextDecorationCollection" .../>

Property Value

Type: System.Windows.TextDecorationCollection
A TextDecorationCollection collection that contains text decorations to apply to this element. A value of null means no text decorations will be applied. The default value is null.

Identifier field

TextDecorationsProperty

Metadata properties set to true

AffectsRender

A TextDecoration object is a visual ornamentation you can add to text. There are four types of text decorations: underline, baseline, strikethrough, and overline. For more information about text decorations, see How to: Create a Text Decoration.

The following example shows how to set the TextDecorations property of a Paragraph.


<FlowDocument ColumnWidth="200">
  <Paragraph TextDecorations="Strikethrough">
    This text will render with the strikethrough effect.
  </Paragraph>
</FlowDocument>



Paragraph parx = new Paragraph(new Run("This text will render with the strikethrough effect."));
parx.TextDecorations = TextDecorations.Strikethrough;


The following figure shows how this example renders.

Screenshot: Text with default strikethrough effect

The following figures show how the Overline, Baseline, and Underline decorations render, respectively.

Screenshot: Overline TextDecoratorScreenshot: Default baseline effect on textScreenshot: Text with default underline effect

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

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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