CanGoBack Property

Frame.CanGoBack Property

Gets whether there is at least one entry in back navigation history. This is a dependency property.

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

public bool CanGoBack { get; }
/** @property */
public final boolean get_CanGoBack ()

public final function get CanGoBack () : boolean

You cannot use this property in XAML.

Property Value

A Boolean that is true if there is at least one entry in back navigation history. If there are no entries in back navigation history, or the Frame does not own its own navigation history, CanGoBack is false.

Identifier Field


Metadata Flags


Windows 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows CE, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0

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