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StackPanel::Orientation Property


Gets or sets a value that indicates the dimension by which child elements are stacked.

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

property Orientation Orientation {
	virtual Orientation get() sealed;
	virtual void set(Orientation value) sealed;

Property Value

Type: System.Windows.Controls::Orientation

The Orientation of child content.

The following example shows how to use the Orientation property to specify how elements within a StackPanel are stacked (one on top of the other or side by side).

The screenshot below shows how this example renders.

StackPanel orientation

.NET Framework
Available since 3.0
Available since 2.0
Windows Phone Silverlight
Available since 7.0
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