MaxHeight Property
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RowDefinition.MaxHeight Property


Gets or sets a value that represents the maximum height of a RowDefinition.

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

public double MaxHeight { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.Double

A Double that represents the maximum height.

When you use these values in the same code example, the MinHeight value takes precedence over the MaxHeight value, which in turn takes precedence over the Height value.

When you add or remove rows or columns, the ActualWidth for all ColumnDefinition elements and the ActualHeight of all RowDefinition elements becomes zero until Measure is called.

<object MaxHeight="double"/>
- or -
<object MaxHeight="qualifiedDouble"/>



String representation of a Double value equal to or greater than 0.0034 but equal to or less than 160000. An unqualified value is measured in device independent pixels. Strings need not explicitly include decimal points.


A double value as described above, (excepting Auto) followed by one of the following unit specifiers: px, in, cm, pt.

px (default) is device-independent units (1/96th inch per unit)

in is inches; 1in==96px

cm is centimeters; 1cm==(96/2.54) px

pt is points; 1pt==(96/72) px

Identifier field


Metadata properties set to true


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