ListItem.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 is null.

For a table of swatches that show the available predefined brush colors, see Brushes.

Identifier field

BorderBrushProperty

Metadata properties set to true

AffectsRender

The following example shows how to set the BorderBrush attribute of a Block 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
Return to top
Show: