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Control.BackgroundSizing Property


Gets or sets a value that indicates how far the background extends in relation to this element's border.

 property BackgroundSizing BackgroundSizing { BackgroundSizing get(); void set(BackgroundSizing value); };
BackgroundSizing BackgroundSizing();

void BackgroundSizing(BackgroundSizing value);
public BackgroundSizing BackgroundSizing { get; set; }
var backgroundSizing = control.backgroundSizing;
control.backgroundSizing = backgroundSizing;
Public Property BackgroundSizing As BackgroundSizing

Property Value

A value of the enumeration that indicates how far the background extends. The default is InnerBorderEdge.

Windows requirements

Device family
Windows 10, version 1809 (introduced in 10.0.17763.0)
API contract
Windows.Foundation.UniversalApiContract (introduced in v7.0)


You can set this property to OuterBorderEdge to make the element's background extend under the border. If the border is transparent, the background will show through it.

Applies to

See also