ComboBoxItem.IsHighlighted Property

 
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Gets a value that indicates whether the item is highlighted.

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

public bool IsHighlighted { get; protected set; }

Property Value

Type: System.Boolean

true if a ComboBoxItem is highlighted; otherwise, false. The default is false.

This property can be used by styles that need a highlight to indicate selection.

Starting with the .NET Framework version 3.0 Service Pack 1, IsHighlighted has a protected setter. To use this functionality, your application should target the .NET Framework version 3.5.  For more information, see .NET Framework Versions and Dependencies.

Identifier Field

IsHighlightedProperty

Metadata properties set to true

None

The following example changes the appearance of a ComboBoxItem when IsHighlighted is true.

<ComboBox>
  <ComboBox.Resources>
    <Style TargetType="ComboBoxItem">
      <Style.Triggers>
        <Trigger Property="IsHighlighted" Value="True">
          <Setter Property="FontWeight" Value="Bold"/>
          <Setter Property="Foreground" Value="Red"/>
        </Trigger>
      </Style.Triggers>
    </Style>
  </ComboBox.Resources>
  <ComboBoxItem  Name="cbi1">Item1</ComboBoxItem>
  <ComboBoxItem  Name="cbi2">Item2</ComboBoxItem>
  <ComboBoxItem  Name="cbi3">Item3</ComboBoxItem>
</ComboBox>

.NET Framework
Available since 3.0
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