Paragraph.TextDecorations Property


Gets or sets a TextDecorationCollection that contains text decorations to apply to this element.

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

public TextDecorationCollection TextDecorations { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.Windows.TextDecorationCollection

A TextDecorationCollection collection that contains text decorations to apply to this element. A value of null means no text decorations will be applied. The default value is null.

A TextDecoration object is a visual ornamentation you can add to text. There are four types of text decorations: underline, baseline, strikethrough, and overline. For more information about text decorations, see How to: Create a Text Decoration.

Identifier field


Metadata properties set to true


The following example shows how to set the TextDecorations property of a Paragraph.

<FlowDocument ColumnWidth="200">
  <Paragraph TextDecorations="Strikethrough">
    This text will render with the strikethrough effect.
Paragraph parx = new Paragraph(new Run("This text will render with the strikethrough effect."));
parx.TextDecorations = TextDecorations.Strikethrough;

The following figure shows how this example renders.

Screenshot: Text with default strikethrough effect

The following figures show how the Overline, Baseline, and Underline decorations render, respectively.

Screenshot: Overline TextDecorator
Screenshot: Default baseline effect on text
Screenshot: Text with default underline effect

.NET Framework
Available since 3.0
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