Control.Foreground Property

Gets or sets a brush that describes the foreground color.

Namespace:  System.Windows.Controls
Assembly:  System.Windows (in System.Windows.dll)

Syntax

'Declaration
Public Property Foreground As Brush
public Brush Foreground { get; set; }
<control>
  <control.Foreground>
    singleBrush
  </control.Foreground>
</control>
<control Foreground="colorString"/>

XAML Values

  • singleBrush
    Within opening and closing property elements for object.Foreground, exactly one object element for an object that derives from Brush. The object element is typically one of the following Silverlight classes: LinearGradientBrush, RadialGradientBrush, ImageBrush, SolidColorBrush, or VideoBrush.

  • colorString
    The Color for a SolidColorBrush expressed as an attribute string. This can be a named color, an RGB value, or an ScRGB value. RGB or ScRGB may also specify alpha information. See Color.

Property Value

Type: System.Windows.Media.Brush
The brush that paints the foreground of the control. The default value is Black.

Remarks

Dependency property identifier field: ForegroundProperty

Version Information

Silverlight

Supported in: 5, 4, 3

Silverlight for Windows Phone

Supported in: Windows Phone OS 7.1, Windows Phone OS 7.0

Platforms

For a list of the operating systems and browsers that are supported by Silverlight, see Supported Operating Systems and Browsers.