RichEditBox.IsHandwritingViewEnabledProperty Property


Identifies the IsHandwritingViewEnabled dependency property.

 static property DependencyProperty ^ IsHandwritingViewEnabledProperty { DependencyProperty ^ get(); };
static DependencyProperty IsHandwritingViewEnabledProperty();
public static DependencyProperty IsHandwritingViewEnabledProperty { get; }
var dependencyProperty = RichEditBox.isHandwritingViewEnabledProperty;
Public Shared ReadOnly Property IsHandwritingViewEnabledProperty As DependencyProperty

Property Value


The identifier for the IsHandwritingViewEnabled dependency property.

Windows requirements

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


In this example, we disable the handwriting view by setting the IsHandwritingViewEnabled ​property of the RichEditBox control to false. All text controls that support the handwriting view support a similar property. ​

<RIchEditBox Name="SampleTextBox"​
    Height="50" Width="500" ​
    FontSize="36" FontFamily="Segoe UI" ​
    PlaceholderText="Try taping with your pen" ​

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