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Gets or sets a value that indicates whether this element is enabled in the user interface (UI).  

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

public bool IsEnabled { get; set; }
property bool IsEnabled {
	virtual bool get() sealed;
	virtual void set(bool value) sealed;
abstract IsEnabled : bool with get, set
override IsEnabled : bool with get, set
Public Property IsEnabled As Boolean

Property Value


true if the element is enabled; otherwise, false. The default value is true.


Identifier field


Metadata properties set to true


The following example creates a style that includes a property setter that gives an alternate visual behavior when a Hyperlink is set to  false.

  <Trigger Property="Hyperlink.IsEnabled" Value="false">
    <Setter Property="Foreground" Value="Gray"/>
  <Trigger Property="Hyperlink.IsMouseOver" Value="true">
    <Setter Property = "Foreground" Value="{StaticResource BlueGreenBrush}"/>
.NET Framework
Available since 3.0
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