ElementTheme ElementTheme ElementTheme ElementTheme Enum


Specifies a UI theme that should be used for individual UIElement parts of an app UI.

public : enum class ElementTheme
enum class winrt::Windows::UI::Xaml::ElementTheme : int32_t
public enum ElementTheme
Public Enum ElementTheme
<object property="enumMemberName"/> 
Windows 10 requirements
Device family
Windows 10 (introduced v10.0.10240.0)
API contract
Windows.Foundation.UniversalApiContract (introduced v1)


Dark Dark Dark Dark

Use the Dark default theme.

Default Default Default Default

Use the Application.RequestedTheme value for the element. This is the default.

Light Light Light Light

Use the Light default theme.


This enumeration is used as a value by the RequestedTheme property.


On Windows, setting RequestedTheme to Default will always result in "Dark" being the theme. On Windows Phone, using the Default value will result in a query for the system theme, as set by the user.