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TextDecoration.Location Property

Gets or sets the vertical location at which the text decoration is drawn. This is a dependency property.

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

public TextDecorationLocation Location { get; set; }
<object Location="TextDecorationLocation" .../>

Property Value

Type: System.Windows.TextDecorationLocation
The vertical location at which the text decoration is drawn.

Identifier field

LocationProperty

Metadata properties set to true

None

The following example shows the locations of the text decorations relative to the text.

Example of text decoration types

Diagram of text decoration locations

The PenOffset property enables you to offset the text decoration from the specified Location.

In the following code example, a strikethrough text decoration is created with a solid color brush for the pen. The Location property is set to Strikethrough.

// Use the default font values for the strikethrough text decoration. 
private void SetDefaultStrikethrough()
{
    // Set the underline decoration directly to the text block.
    TextBlock1.TextDecorations = TextDecorations.Strikethrough;
}
<!-- Use the default font values for the strikethrough text decoration. -->
<TextBlock
  TextDecorations="Strikethrough"
  FontSize="36" >
  The quick red fox
</TextBlock>

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
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