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Orientation Property
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ScrollBar::Orientation Property

Gets or sets whether the ScrollBar is displayed horizontally or vertically.

Namespace:  System.Windows.Controls.Primitives
Assembly:  PresentationFramework (in PresentationFramework.dll)
XMLNS for XAML: http://schemas.microsoft.com/winfx/2006/xaml/presentation, http://schemas.microsoft.com/netfx/2007/xaml/presentation

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

Property Value

Type: System.Windows.Controls::Orientation
An Orientation enumeration value that defines whether the ScrollBar is displayed horizontally or vertically. The default is Vertical.

Identifier field


Metadata properties set to true


The following example shows how to set the Orientation property for a ScrollBar control.

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<ScrollBar Name="myScrollBar" Orientation="Horizontal"/>

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1
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