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TextAlignment Enumeration

Specifies whether the text in the object is left-aligned, right-aligned, centered, or justified.

Namespace:  System.Windows
Assembly:  PresentationCore (in PresentationCore.dll)

[LocalizabilityAttribute(LocalizationCategory.None, Readability = Readability.Unreadable)]
public enum TextAlignment
<object property="enumerationMemberName" .../>

Member nameDescription
LeftDefault. Text is aligned to the left.
RightText is aligned to the right.
CenterText is centered.
JustifyText is justified.

The enumerated values for the TextAlignment class are Left, Right, Center, and Justify.

In the following example, the TextAlignment property is set to Left.

    <Paragraph TextAlignment="Left" Background="AliceBlue">
      two two<LineBreak/>
      Three Three Three<LineBreak/>
      four four four four<LineBreak/>
      Five Five Five Five Five

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003

The .NET Framework and .NET Compact Framework do not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0