FlowDocument.LineStackingStrategy FlowDocument.LineStackingStrategy FlowDocument.LineStackingStrategy FlowDocument.LineStackingStrategy Property

Definition

Gets or sets the mechanism by which a line box is determined for each line of text within the FlowDocument.

public:
 property System::Windows::LineStackingStrategy LineStackingStrategy { System::Windows::LineStackingStrategy get(); void set(System::Windows::LineStackingStrategy value); };
public System.Windows.LineStackingStrategy LineStackingStrategy { get; set; }
member this.LineStackingStrategy : System.Windows.LineStackingStrategy with get, set
Public Property LineStackingStrategy As LineStackingStrategy

Property Value

One of the LineStackingStrategy values that specifies the mechanism by which a line box is determined for each line of text in the FlowDocument. The default is MaxHeight.

Examples

The following example shows how to use the LineStackingStrategy property to determine how the line boxes are created for text lines of a TextBlock. The first TextBlock has a LineStackingStrategy value of MaxHeight and the second TextBlock has a value of BlockLineHeight.

<Page xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft.com/winfx/2006/xaml/presentation"
  xmlns:x="http://schemas.microsoft.com/winfx/2006/xaml">
  <StackPanel>
    
    <!-- This TextBlock has a LineStackingStrategy set to "MaxHeight". -->
    <TextBlock LineStackingStrategy="MaxHeight" LineHeight="10" Width="500" TextWrapping="Wrap" 
     Background="Yellow">
      Use the <Span FontSize="30">LineStackingStrategy</Span> property to determine how a line box is
      created for each line. A value of <Span FontSize="20">MaxHeight</Span> specifies that the stack
      height is the smallest value that contains all the inline elements on that line when those
      elements are properly aligned. A value of <Span FontSize="20">BlockLineHeight</Span> specifies
      that the stack height is determined by the block element LineHeight property value.
    </TextBlock>

    <!-- Here is the same TextBlock but the LineStackingStrategy is set to "BlockLineHeight". -->
    <TextBlock LineStackingStrategy="BlockLineHeight" LineHeight="10" Width="500" TextWrapping="Wrap" 
     Background="Blue" Margin="0,40,0,0">
      Use the <Span FontSize="30">LineStackingStrategy</Span> property to determine how a line box is
      created for each line. A value of <Span FontSize="20">MaxHeight</Span> specifies that the stack
      height is the smallest value that contains all the inline elements on that line when those
      elements are properly aligned. A value of <Span FontSize="20">BlockLineHeight</Span> specifies
      that the stack height is determined by the block element LineHeight property value.
    </TextBlock>

  </StackPanel>
</Page>

The following illustration shows the result of the preceding code.

Screenshot: Compare LineStackingStrategy values

Remarks

Dependency Property Information

Identifier field LineStackingStrategyProperty
Metadata properties set to true AffectsMeasure, AffectsRender, Inherits

Applies to