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 2

Use the Dark default theme.

Default Default Default Default 0

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

Light Light Light Light 1

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.

See also