Background Property

WindowsFormsHost.Background Property


Gets or sets the hosted control's background as an ambient property.

Namespace:   System.Windows.Forms.Integration
Assembly:  WindowsFormsIntegration (in WindowsFormsIntegration.dll)

public Brush Background { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.Windows.Media.Brush

A Brush set to the background color.

This dependency property is identified by the BackgroundProperty field. By default, this property is mapped to update the Control.BackColor and Control.BackgroundImage properties of the hosted control.

For more information on mapping the Background property, see Windows Forms and WPF Property Mapping.

<object Background="Brush"/>


See Brush for XAML Attribute syntax.

.NET Framework
Available since 3.0
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