CaretBrush Property

TextBoxBase.CaretBrush Property

.NET Framework (current version)
 

Gets or sets the brush that is used to paint the caret of the text box.

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

public Brush CaretBrush { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.Windows.Media.Brush

The brush that is used to paint the caret of the text box.

The following example creates a TextBox and adds the text, "This is some text." The example sets the CaretBrush and Foreground properties of a TextBox to blue.

<TextBox SelectionBrush="Red" SelectionOpacity="0.5"
         Foreground="Blue" CaretBrush="Blue">  
  This is some text.
</TextBox>

The preceding example produces output that is like the following illustration.

TextBox with CaretBrush set to blue.

TextBox with CaretBrush set to blue

.NET Framework
Available since 4.0
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