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ContentControl.Content Property

Gets or sets the content of a ContentControl. This is a dependency property.

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

public final function get Content () : Object 
public final function set Content (value : Object)
<object> content</object>
<object Content="content"/>

XAML Values


Text or a single object.

Property Value

Type: System.Object
An object that contains the control's content. The default value is a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic).

Identifier field


Metadata properties set to true


Content Model: This property is used to set the content of controls that inherit from ContentControl and can be any object. For more information, see Controls Content Model Overview.

The following examples show how to add content to a Button using the Content property that button inherits.

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Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003

The .NET Framework and .NET Compact Framework do not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0