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SelectionBrush Property

PasswordBox.SelectionBrush Property

.NET Framework 4.6 and 4.5

Gets or sets the brush that highlights selected text.

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

public Brush SelectionBrush { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.Windows.Media.Brush
A brush that highlights selected text.

You can specify the brush that highlights selected text by setting the SelectionBrush and SelectionOpacity properties.

The following example creates a PasswordBox and sets the SelectionBrush property to green and the SelectionOpacity property to 0.5.

<PasswordBox SelectionBrush="Green" SelectionOpacity="0.5" 
             Foreground="Red" CaretBrush="Red"/>

The preceding example produces output that is similar to the following illustration.

Selected text in a PasswordBox with SelectionBrush set to green

PasswordBox with SelectionBrush set to green.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4
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