AnchoredBlock.BorderBrush Property

 

Gets or sets a Brush to use when painting the element's border.

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

public Brush BorderBrush { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.Windows.Media.Brush

The brush used to apply to the element's border.

The default value is a null brush.

For a table of swatches that show the available pre-defined brush colors, see Brushes.

Identifier field

BorderBrushProperty

Metadata properties set to true

AffectsRender

The following example shows how to set the BorderBrush attribute of an element (Paragraph).

<FlowDocument>
  <Paragraph Name="par"
    BorderBrush="Blue"
    BorderThickness="0.25in"
  >
    <Run>
      Child elements in this Block element (Paragraph) will be surrounded by a blue border.
    </Run>
    <LineBreak/><LineBreak/>
    <Run>
      This border will be one quarter inch thick in all directions.
    </Run>
  </Paragraph>
</FlowDocument>

The following figure shows how this example renders.

Screenshot: Blue, 1/4inch border around Block

The following example shows how to set the BorderBrush property programmatically.

Paragraph par = new Paragraph();

Run run1 = new Run("Child elements in this Block element (Paragraph) will be surrounded by a blue border.");
Run run2 = new Run("This border will be one quarter inch thick in all directions.");

par.Inlines.Add(run1);
par.Inlines.Add(run2);

par.BorderBrush = Brushes.Blue;
ThicknessConverter tc = new ThicknessConverter();
par.BorderThickness = (Thickness)tc.ConvertFromString("0.25in");

.NET Framework
Available since 3.0
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