IsCancel Property
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Button.IsCancel Property


Gets or sets a value that indicates whether a Button is a Cancel button. A user can activate the Cancel button by pressing the ESC key.

Namespace:   System.Windows.Controls
Assembly:  PresentationFramework (in PresentationFramework.dll)

public bool IsCancel { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.Boolean

true if the Button is a Cancel button; otherwise, false. The default is false.

When you set the IsCancel property of a button to true, you create a Button that is registered with the AccessKeyManager. The button is then activated when a user presses the ESC key.

Identifier field


Metadata properties set to true


The following example shows how to use this property to create a Cancel button.

.NET Framework
Available since 3.0
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