Stretch Property

MediaElement.Stretch Property

[ This article is for Windows Phone 8 developers. If you’re developing for Windows 10, see the latest documentation. ]

Gets or sets a Stretch value that describes how a MediaElement fills the destination rectangle.

Namespace:  System.Windows.Controls
Assembly:  System.Windows (in System.Windows.dll)
XMLNS for XAML: Not mapped to an xmlns.

Public Property Stretch As Stretch
<MediaElement Stretch="stretchValue" .../>

XAML Values


A named constant from the Stretch enumeration, for example Uniform.

Property Value

Type: System.Windows.Media.Stretch
A value of the enumeration that specifies the stretch behavior for the rendered media.
The default value is Uniform.

Dependency property identifier field: StretchProperty

The following illustration demonstrates the different Stretch values.

Stretch settings

Stretch values.

Windows Phone OS

Supported in: 8.1, 8.0, 7.1, 7.0

Windows Phone

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