Control.IsTabStop Property

Gets or sets a value that indicates whether a control is included in tab navigation.

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

[BindableAttribute(true)]
public bool IsTabStop { get; set; }
<object IsTabStop="bool" .../>

Property Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if the control is included in tab navigation; otherwise, false. The default is true.

Identifier field

IsTabStopProperty

Metadata properties set to true

None

If IsTabStop is false, the control is excluded from tab navigation.

The following example shows how to set the IsTabStop property and how to test whether a control is included in tab navigation.

<Button Name="btn13" IsTabStop="true" Click="IsTabStop">
  IsTabStop
</Button>
void IsTabStop(object sender, RoutedEventArgs e)
{
    if (btn13.IsTabStop == true)
    {
        btn13.Content = "Control is a tab stop.";
    }
}

.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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