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Control::IsTabStop Property

Gets or sets a value that indicates whether a control is included in tab navigation. This is a dependency property.

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

property bool IsTabStop {
	bool get ();
	void set (bool value);
<object IsTabStop="bool" .../>

Property Value

Type: System::Boolean
true if the control is included in tab navigation; otherwise, false. The default is true.

Identifier field


Metadata properties set to true


If IsTabStop is false, the control is excluded from tab navigation.

The following example shows how to set the IsTabStop property and how to test whether a control is included in tab navigation.

<Button Name="btn13" IsTabStop="true" Click="IsTabStop">
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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