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Background Property

WindowsFormsHost.Background Property

Gets or sets the hosted control's background as an ambient property.

Namespace:  System.Windows.Forms.Integration
Assembly:  WindowsFormsIntegration (in WindowsFormsIntegration.dll)
XMLNS for XAML: http://schemas.microsoft.com/winfx/2006/xaml/presentation, http://schemas.microsoft.com/netfx/2007/xaml/presentation

public Brush Background { get; set; }
<object Background="Brush"/>

XAML Values

Brush

See Brush for XAML Attribute syntax.

Property Value

Type: System.Windows.Media.Brush
A Brush set to the background color.

This dependency property is identified by the BackgroundProperty field. By default, this property is mapped to update the Control.BackColor and Control.BackgroundImage properties of the hosted control.

For more information on mapping the Background property, see Windows Forms and WPF Property Mapping.

.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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