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Text Property

TextBox.Text Property

Gets or sets the text contents of the text box.

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

[LocalizabilityAttribute(LocalizationCategory.Text)]
public string Text { get; set; }
<object>
  String
</object>

Property Value

Type: System.String
A string containing the text contents of the text box. The default is an empty string ("").

Identifier field

TextProperty

Metadata properties set to true

BindsTwoWayByDefault, Journal

Getting this property returns a string copy of the contents of the text box. Setting this property replaces the contents of the text box with the specified string.

This property does not support animation.

When used in data-binding scenarios, this property uses the default update behavior of UpdateSourceTrigger.LostFocus.

.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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