MinLines Property

TextBox.MinLines Property


Gets or sets the minimum number of visible lines.

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

public int MinLines { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.Int32

The minimum number of visible lines. The default is 1.

Exception Condition

MinLines is greater than MaxLines.

Getting this property returns the current value of MinLines. Setting this property causes the text box to resize if the number of visible lines is less than value specified by MinLines.

If the Height property is explicitly set on a TextBox, the MaxLines and MinLines property values are ignored.

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The following example shows how to create a TextBox with a MinLines value of 1.

.NET Framework
Available since 3.0
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