Control.HorizontalContentAlignment Property

 

Gets or sets the horizontal alignment of the control's content.

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

[<BindableAttribute(true)>]
member HorizontalContentAlignment : HorizontalAlignment with get, set

Property Value

Type: System.Windows.HorizontalAlignment

One of the HorizontalAlignment values. The default is HorizontalAlignment.Left.

In addition to Left, Right, and Center, you can set the HorizontalContentAlignment property to Stretch, which stretches the child element to fill the allocated space of the parent element. For more information, see Alignment, Margins, and Padding Overview.

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

Identifier field

HorizontalContentAlignmentProperty

Metadata properties set to true

None

The following example shows how to set the horizontal content alignment property of a control.

<Button Name="btn7" 
        HorizontalContentAlignment="Left"
        Click="ChangeHorizontalContentAlignment">
  HorizontalContentAlignment
</Button>
No code example is currently available or this language may not be supported.

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