TextAlignment Property

Block.TextAlignment Property

 

Gets or sets the horizontal alignment of text content.

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

member TextAlignment : TextAlignment with get, set

Property Value

Type: System.Windows.TextAlignment

One of the TextAlignment values that specifies the desired alignment. The default is TextAlignment.Left.

The following example shows how to set the TextAlignment attribute of a Block element.

<FlowDocument>
  <Paragraph Background="GhostWhite" TextAlignment="Center">
    One<LineBreak/>
    two two<LineBreak/>
    Three Three Three<LineBreak/>
    four four four four<LineBreak/>
    Five Five Five Five Five<LineBreak/>
    six six six six six six<LineBreak/>
    Seven Seven Seven Seven Seven Seven Seven<LineBreak/>
    eight eight eight eight eight eight eight eight
  </Paragraph>
</FlowDocument>

The following figure shows how the preceding example renders with Left text alignment (the default).

Screenshot: TextAlign property value of Left

The following figure shows how the same example renders with Right text alignment.

Screenshot: TextAlign value of Right

The following figure shows how the same example renders with Center text alignment.

Screenshot: TextAlign property value of Center

The following example shows how to set the TextAlignment property programmatically.

No code example is currently available or this language may not be supported.

.NET Framework
Available since 3.0
Silverlight
Available since 4.0
Windows Phone Silverlight
Available since 7.1
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