BorderBrush Property

Control.BorderBrush Property


Gets or sets a brush that describes the border background of a control.

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

public Brush BorderBrush { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.Windows.Media.Brush

The brush that is used to fill the control's border; the default is Brushes.Transparent.

This property only affects a control whose template uses the BorderBrush property as a parameter. On other controls, this property has no impact.

The following example shows how to set the border brush property of a control.

<Button Name="btn6" BorderBrush="Red" 
void ChangeBorderBrush(object sender, RoutedEventArgs e)
    if (btn6.BorderBrush == Brushes.Red)
        btn6.BorderBrush = Brushes.Black;
        btn6.Content = "Control border brush changes from red to black.";

        btn6.BorderBrush = Brushes.Red;
        btn6.Content = "BorderBrush";

.NET Framework
Available since 3.0
Available since 2.0
Windows Phone Silverlight
Available since 7.0
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