Windows apps
Collapse the table of content
Expand the table of content
Information
The topic you requested is included in another documentation set. For convenience, it's displayed below. Choose Switch to see the topic in its original location.

How to: Wrap a Border Around the Content of a Canvas

This example shows how to wrap a Canvas element with a Border.

The following example shows how to display Hello World! inside a Canvas element. The Canvas element is wrapped by a Border element so that a border outlines the element.


<Page xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft.com/winfx/2006/xaml/presentation">
  <Border
    BorderThickness="2"
    BorderBrush="Black"
    Background="LightGray"
    HorizontalAlignment="Left"
    VerticalAlignment="Top"
    Width="100"
    Height="100">
    <Canvas>
      <TextBlock Canvas.Top="10" Canvas.Left="20">Hello World!</TextBlock>
    </Canvas>
  </Border>
</Page>    


Show:
© 2016 Microsoft