WebBrowser.CanGoBack Property

Updated: July 2008

Gets a value that indicates whether there is a document to navigate back to.

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

public bool CanGoBack { get; }
You cannot set this property in XAML.

Property Value

Type: System.Boolean
A Boolean value that indicates whether there is a document to navigate back to.

The following example shows how to navigate back to the previous document by calling GoBack. The example first checks that there are documents to navigate back to by checking CanGoBack.

private void backButton_Click(object sender, RoutedEventArgs e)
{
  // Navigate to the previous HTML document, if there is one
  if (this.webBrowser.CanGoBack)
  {
    this.webBrowser.GoBack();
  }
}

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 SP1, 3.0 SP2

Date

History

Reason

July 2008

Added topic for new class.

SP1 feature change.

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