Padding property
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TextBlock.Padding property

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 or Define layouts with XAML.

Requirements (Windows 10 device family)

Device family

Universal, introduced version 10.0.10240.0

API contract

Windows.Foundation.UniversalApiContract, introduced version 1.0

Namespace

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

Metadata

Windows.Foundation.UniversalApiContract.winmd

Requirements (Windows 8.x and Windows Phone 8.x)

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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