CharacterCasing Enumeration


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Specifies the case of characters typed manually into a TextBox control.

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

type CharacterCasing

Member nameDescription

Characters typed into a TextBox are converted to lowercase.


Characters typed into a TextBox are not converted.


Characters typed into a TextBox are converted to uppercase.

The value of this enumeration does not affect characters that are added to a TextBox programmatically.

The following example shows how to use the CharacterCasing property to convert all characters to uppercase that are manually entered into a TextBox.

<Page  xmlns=""

    <!-- The CharacterCasing property of this TextBox is set to "Upper" which 
         causes all manually typed characters to be converted to uppercase. -->
    <TextBox CharacterCasing="Upper" Width="100" />
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.NET Framework
Available since 3.0
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