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Viewbox Class

Defines a content decorator that can stretch and scale a single child to fill the available space.

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

Public Class Viewbox _
	Inherits Decorator
Dim instance As Viewbox

Content Model: A Viewbox can only have one Child. If you add an additional Child, you cause an ArgumentException at run time.

The following example shows how to create an instance of a Viewbox and set common properties in code.

' Create a ViewBox and add it to the Canvas 
Dim myViewbox As New Viewbox()
myViewbox.StretchDirection = StretchDirection.Both
myViewbox.Stretch = Stretch.Fill
myViewbox.MaxWidth = 400
myViewbox.MaxHeight = 400

More Code

How to: Apply Stretch Properties to the Contents of a Viewbox This example shows how to change the value of the StretchDirection and Stretch properties of a Viewbox.

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.

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