Window.ResizeMode Property


Gets or sets the resize mode.

 property System::Windows::ResizeMode ResizeMode { System::Windows::ResizeMode get(); void set(System::Windows::ResizeMode value); };
public System.Windows.ResizeMode ResizeMode { get; set; }
member this.ResizeMode : System.Windows.ResizeMode with get, set
Public Property ResizeMode As ResizeMode

Property Value

A ResizeMode value specifying the resize mode.


There are four options:

  • NoResize. The user cannot resize the window. The Maximize and Minimize boxes are not shown.

  • CanMinimize. The user can only minimize the window and restore it from the taskbar. The Minimize and Maximize boxes are both shown, but only the Minimize box is enabled.

  • CanResize. The user has the full ability to resize the window, using the Minimize and Maximize boxes, and a draggable outline around the window. The Minimize and Maximize boxes are shown and enabled. (Default).

  • CanResizeWithGrip. This option has the same functionality as CanResize, but adds a "resize grip" to the lower right corner of the window.


You cannot set or get this property when a window is hosted in a browser.

Dependency Property Information

Identifier field ResizeModeProperty
Metadata properties set to true AffectsMeasure

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