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TextBlock.Padding property

Applies to Windows and Windows Phone

Gets or sets a value that indicates the thickness of padding space between the boundaries of the content area and the content displayed by a TextBlock.

Syntax


public Thickness Padding { get; set; }


<TextBlock Padding="uniform"/>
- or -
<TextBlock Padding="left&Right,top&Bottom"/>
- or -
<TextBlock Padding="left,top,right,bottom"/>

XAML Values

uniform

A value that specifies a uniform Thickness. The uniform value is applied to all four Thickness properties (Left, Top, Right, Bottom).

left&Right

A value that specifies the Left and Right of a symmetrical Thickness.

top&Bottom

A value that specifies the Topand Bottom of a symmetrical Thickness.

left right top bottom

Values that specify the four possible dimension properties of a Thickness structure (Left, Top, Right, Bottom).

Property value

Type: Thickness

A Thickness structure that specifies the amount of padding to apply.

Remarks

A related property is Margin (a property of FrameworkElement). For more info about the relationship between margin and padding, see Alignment, margin, and padding for UI element layout or Quickstart: Defining layouts.

Requirements

Minimum supported client

Windows 8

Minimum supported server

Windows Server 2012

Minimum supported phone

Windows Phone 8.1 [Windows Runtime apps only]

Namespace

Windows.UI.Xaml.Controls
Windows::UI::Xaml::Controls [C++]

Metadata

Windows.winmd

See also

TextBlock
Thickness

 

 

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