TextBlock.Padding Property


Gets or sets a value that indicates the thickness of padding space between the boundaries of the content area and the content displayed by a TextBlock.

 property Thickness Padding { Thickness get(); void set(Thickness value); };
Thickness Padding();

void Padding(Thickness value);
public Thickness Padding { get; set; }
Public Property Padding As Thickness
<TextBlock Padding="uniform"/>
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<TextBlock Padding="left&Right,top&Bottom"/>
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<TextBlock Padding="left,top,right,bottom"/>

Property Value


A Thickness structure that specifies the amount of padding to apply.


A related property is Margin (a property of FrameworkElement ). For more info about the relationship between margin and padding, see Alignment, margin, and padding or Define layouts with XAML.

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