AutomationProperties.HeadingLevelProperty Property

Definition

Gets the identifier for the HeadingLevel attached property, which indicates the heading level for a UI Automation element.

public:
 static property DependencyProperty ^ HeadingLevelProperty { DependencyProperty ^ get(); };
DependencyProperty HeadingLevelProperty();
public static DependencyProperty HeadingLevelProperty { get; }
var dependencyProperty = AutomationProperties.headingLevelProperty;
Public Shared ReadOnly Property HeadingLevelProperty As DependencyProperty

Property Value

DependencyProperty

The identifier for the HeadingLevel attached property.

Windows 10 requirements

Device family
Windows 10, version 1803 (introduced in 10.0.17134.0)
API contract
Windows.Foundation.UniversalApiContract (introduced in v6.0)

Examples

<TextBlock 
    Text="Mouse Options"
    AutomationProperties.HeadingLevel="1"/>
</TextBlock>

<StackPanel AutomationProperties.AutomationName="Description of Content"  AutomationProperties.HeadingLevel="1">
    <!-- content here -->
</StackPanel>
public sealed partial class MainPage : Page
{
    public MainPage()
    {
        this.InitializeComponent();

        AutomationProperties.SetHeadingLevel(this, AutomationHeadingLevel.HeadingLevel3);
    }
}

Remarks

Heading elements organize the user interface and make it easier to navigate. Some assistive technology (AT) allows users to quickly jump between headings. Headings have a level from 1 to 9.

The heading level property value is returned by the GetHeadingLevel method.

Applies to

See also