TextBox.PlaceholderForeground Property


Gets or sets a brush that describes the color of placeholder text.

Equivalent WinUI property: Microsoft.UI.Xaml.Controls.TextBox.PlaceholderForeground.

 property Brush ^ PlaceholderForeground { Brush ^ get(); void set(Brush ^ value); };
Brush PlaceholderForeground();

void PlaceholderForeground(Brush value);
public Brush PlaceholderForeground { get; set; }
var brush = textBox.placeholderForeground;
textBox.placeholderForeground = brush;
Public Property PlaceholderForeground As Brush
<TextBox PlaceholderForeground="{StaticResource resourceName}"/>
- or -
<TextBox PlaceholderForeground="colorString"/>

Property Value


The brush that describes the color of placeholder text.

Windows requirements

Device family
Windows 10 Fall Creators Update (introduced in 10.0.16299.0)
API contract
Windows.Foundation.UniversalApiContract (introduced in v5.0)

Applies to