Posted by: Zeeshan Amjad | December 10, 2009

Little fun with Border

Today we are going to do little fun with Border control. We can set the individual corner of the border. In addition, we can also set the gradient as a background color. Here is a XAML file for this.

  1: <Window x:Class="WpfBorderExample.Window1"
  2:     xmlns=""
  3:     xmlns:x=""
  4:     Title="Fun with Border" Height="300" Width="300">
  5:     <Grid>
  6:         <Border Margin="10" CornerRadius="0, 200, 0, 0">
  7:             <Border.Background>
  8:                 <LinearGradientBrush>
  9:                     <GradientStop Offset="0" Color="DarkBlue"/>
 10:                     <GradientStop Offset="0.5" Color="White"/>
 11:                     <GradientStop Offset="1" Color="DarkBlue"/>
 12:                 </LinearGradientBrush>
 13:             </Border.Background>            
 14:         </Border>           
 15:     </Grid>
 16: </Window>

This is the output of the program.




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