TextBlock control design guidelines for Windows Phone
September 30, 2013
Applies to: Windows Phone 8 | Windows Phone OS 7.1
A TextBlock control displays a fixed amount of text and is used to label controls.
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A TextBlock control doesn’t include actionable controls.
One of the strengths of a Windows Phone device is displaying info in clear, beautiful typography. Take advantage of this design characteristic when you advise users on the use of a TextBlock control: use succinct and clearly legible words or labels.