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Strikethrough Property
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TextDecorations.Strikethrough Property

Specifies a strikethrough TextDecoration.

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

public static TextDecorationCollection Strikethrough { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.Windows.TextDecorationCollection
A value that represents a strikethrough TextDecoration.

The following example shows the location of a strikethrough text decoration relative to the text.

Example of a strikethrough text decoration

Diagram of text decoration locations

In the following example, a strikethrough text decoration is created by using 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>

.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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