WindowChrome.UseAeroCaptionButtons Property

.NET Framework (current version)

Gets or sets a value that indicates whether hit-testing is enabled on the Windows Aero caption buttons.

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

public bool UseAeroCaptionButtons { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.Boolean

true if hit-testing is enabled on the caption buttons; otherwise, false. The registered default is true. For more information about what can influence the value, see Dependency Property Value Precedence.

The default Windows Aero caption buttons are Close, Maximize/Restore, and Minimize. If you do not use the Windows Aero captions buttons, you should provide an alternative method for a user to accomplish these tasks.

Identifier field


Metadata properties set to true


.NET Framework
Available since 4.5
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