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Slider.IsSnapToTickEnabled Property

Updated: February 2009

Gets or sets a value that indicates whether the Slider automatically moves the Thumb to the closest tick mark. This is a dependency property.

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

[BindableAttribute(true)]
public bool IsSnapToTickEnabled { get; set; }
<object IsSnapToTickEnabled="bool" .../>

Property Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if the Slider requires the position of the Thumb to be a tick mark; otherwise, false. The default is false.

Identifier field

IsSnapToTickEnabledProperty

Metadata properties set to true

None

When the position of a Thumb is changed and the IsSnapToTickEnabled property is set to true, the Thumb is automatically moved to the closest tick mark.

The following example shows how to set the IsSnapToTickEnabled property.

Slider hslider = new Slider();
hslider.Width = 100;
hslider.Orientation = Orientation.Horizontal;
hslider.IsSnapToTickEnabled = true;
hslider.Minimum = 1;
hslider.Maximum = 20;
hslider.TickPlacement = TickPlacement.Both;
hslider.TickFrequency = 2;
hslider.AutoToolTipPlacement =
  AutoToolTipPlacement.BottomRight;
cv1.Children.Add(hslider);
<Slider Name="slider1" 
        Width="100" 
        Orientation="Horizontal" HorizontalAlignment="Left" 
        IsSnapToTickEnabled="True" Minimum="1" Maximum="20" 
        TickPlacement="Both"  TickFrequency="2"
        AutoToolTipPlacement="BottomRight"/>

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

Date

History

Reason

February 2009

Revised example for consistency across languages.

Customer feedback.

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