TextBox.IsReadOnly property

Applies to Windows and Windows Phone

Gets or sets the value that determines if the user can change the text in the text box.

Syntax


public bool IsReadOnly { get; set; }


<TextBox IsReadOnly="bool"/>

Property value

Type: System.Boolean [.NET] | Platform::Boolean [C++]

true if the text box is read-only; otherwise, false. The default is false.

Remarks

The default control template for TextBox has a visual state that tracks whether the TextBox is read-only. If the TextBox is read-only, it appears in a gray color in most themes. This also tracks if Control.IsEnabled is false.

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

TextBox
Control.IsEnabled

 

 

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