Window.WindowState Property


Gets or sets a value that indicates whether a window is restored, minimized, or maximized.

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

Property Value

A WindowState that determines whether a window is restored, minimized, or maximized. The default is Normal (restored).


Before a window is minimized or maximized, its size and location are stored in RestoreBounds. When a window is subsequently restored, its size and location values are restored with the values from RestoreBounds.

When the WindowState property is changed, StateChanged is raised.


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

Dependency Property Information

Identifier field WindowStateProperty
Metadata properties set to true BindsTwoWayByDefault

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