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FlowDirection Enumeration

July 28, 2014

Defines constants that specify the content flow direction for text and UI elements.

Namespace:  System.Windows
Assembly:  System.Windows (in System.Windows.dll)
XMLNS for XAML: Not mapped to an xmlns.

public enum FlowDirection
<object property="enumMemberName"/>

Member nameDescription
LeftToRightIndicates that content should flow from left to right.
RightToLeftIndicates that content should flow from right to left.

The flow direction of content typically corresponds to the innate flow direction of the language that is represented. Hebrew and Arabic provide examples of languages that naturally flow from right-to-left. English, German, and Russian provide examples of languages that naturally flow from left-to-right.

This enumeration provides values for the FrameworkElement.FlowDirection property.

Windows Phone OS

Supported in: 8.1, 8.0, 7.1

Windows Phone

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