NavigationView.IsBackEnabled Property


Gets or sets a value that indicates whether the back button is enabled or disabled.

Equivalent WinUI 2 API for UWP: Microsoft.UI.Xaml.Controls.NavigationView.IsBackEnabled (for WinUI in the Windows App SDK, see the Windows App SDK namespaces).

 property bool IsBackEnabled { bool get(); void set(bool value); };
bool IsBackEnabled();

void IsBackEnabled(bool value);
public bool IsBackEnabled { get; set; }
var boolean = navigationView.isBackEnabled;
navigationView.isBackEnabled = boolean;
Public Property IsBackEnabled As Boolean
<NavigationView IsBackEnabled="bool" .../>

Property Value



true if the back button is enabled; otherwise, false. The default is false.

Windows requirements

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

Applies to