FrameworkContentElement.OverridesDefaultStyle Property

Gets or sets a value indicating whether this element incorporates style properties from theme styles. This is a dependency property.

Namespace: System.Windows
Assembly: PresentationFramework (in presentationframework.dll)
XML Namespace:

public bool OverridesDefaultStyle { get; set; }
/** @property */
public boolean get_OverridesDefaultStyle ()

/** @property */
public void set_OverridesDefaultStyle (boolean value)

public function get OverridesDefaultStyle () : boolean

public function set OverridesDefaultStyle (value : boolean)

<object OverridesDefaultStyle="bool" .../>

Property Value

true if this element does not use theme style properties; all style-originating properties come from local application styles, and theme style properties do not apply. false if application styles apply first, and then theme styles apply for properties that were not specifically set in application styles.

Identifier field


Metadata properties set to true


The most common usage of this property is an indirect usage within the setter of a style that is supplying a themed style.

Windows 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows CE, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0

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