GridUnitType enumeration

Applies to Windows and Windows Phone

Describes the kind of value that a GridLength object is holding.

Syntax

Public Enum GridUnitType

<object property="enumMemberName"/>

Attributes

[Version(0x06020000)]
[WebHostHidden()]

Members

The GridUnitType enumeration has these members.

MemberValueDescription
Auto0

The size is determined by the size properties of the content object.

Pixel1

The value is expressed in pixels.

Star2

The value is expressed as a weighted proportion of available space.

Examples

This example shows how to position some TextBlock objects and a Rectangle inside a Grid.


<Grid >
    <Grid.Resources>
        <Style TargetType="TextBlock">
            <Setter Property="FontSize" Value="36"/>

        </Style>
    </Grid.Resources>
    <Grid.ColumnDefinitions>
        <ColumnDefinition Width="*" />
        <ColumnDefinition Width="*" />
        <ColumnDefinition Width="*"/>
    </Grid.ColumnDefinitions>
    <Grid.RowDefinitions>
        <RowDefinition Height="Auto" />
        <RowDefinition Height="*" />
        <RowDefinition Height="*" />
        <RowDefinition Height="*" />
    </Grid.RowDefinitions>
    <TextBlock Margin="2" Grid.Column="0" Grid.Row="0" Grid.ColumnSpan="3"
               TextWrapping="Wrap">
        This TextBlock is positioned in the first column and the 
        first row (column 0, row 0) and spans across all three columns (ColumnSpan 3).
    </TextBlock>
    <TextBlock Grid.Column="0" Grid.Row="1" Margin="5" FontWeight="Bold">Rectangle:</TextBlock>
    <Rectangle Grid.Column="1" Grid.Row="1" Grid.ColumnSpan="2" HorizontalAlignment="Left" Fill="Red"
   Width="200" Height="50"/>
    <Button Grid.Column="0" Grid.Row="2" Content="Stretched Button" />
    <Border Background="Blue"  BorderThickness="5" Grid.Row="2" Grid.Column="1" Grid.RowSpan="2" >
        <TextBlock TextWrapping="Wrap">
           This TextBlock spans across two rows.
        </TextBlock>
    </Border>
    <TextBlock Margin="5" Grid.Row="3" Grid.Column="0">1st Column, 4th Row</TextBlock>
    <TextBlock Margin="5" Grid.Row="3" Grid.Column="2">3rd Column, 4th Row</TextBlock>
</Grid>


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

Metadata

Windows.winmd

See also

Grid

 

 

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