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FrameworkElement.OverridesDefaultStyle Property

Gets or sets a value that indicates whether this element incorporates style properties from theme styles. This is a dependency property.

Namespace:  System.Windows
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 bool OverridesDefaultStyle { get; set; }
<object OverridesDefaultStyle="bool" .../>

Property Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if this element does not use theme style properties; all style-originating properties come from local application styles, and theme style properties do not apply. false if application styles apply first, and then theme styles apply for properties that were not specifically set in application styles. The default is false.

The most common usage of this property is an indirect usage within the setter of a style that is supplying a themed style.

Important noteImportant Note:

If you set OverridesDefaultStyle to true on a control, you will be suppressing the default control template supplied by the theme styles. That control template typically includes the content presenter and other composited elements that provide basic UI functionality and visualization for the control. If you want the control to continue to support the same features as the default theme styles, you must supply an alternate style with a control template that replicates the same structure. For more information, see Control Authoring Overview.

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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