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BarItem.Foreground Property

Gets or sets the brush used to paint the BarItem’s foreground. This is a dependency property.

Namespace: DevExpress.Xpf.Bars

Assembly: DevExpress.Xpf.Core.v22.1.dll

NuGet Package: DevExpress.Wpf.Core


public Brush Foreground { get; set; }

Property Value

Type Description

A Brush object used to paint the BarItem’s foreground.


The following code sample specifies the ToolBarControl‘s Background, and BarButtonItems‘s Background, Foreground, BorderBrush, and BorderThickness properties:

<Window ...
    <dxb:ToolBarControl VerticalAlignment="Top" Background="Gainsboro">
      <dxb:BarButtonItem Content="Cut" Background="LightCoral"/>
      <dxb:BarButtonItem Content="Copy" Foreground="DarkGray"/>
      <dxb:BarButtonItem Content="Paste" BorderBrush="Aqua" BorderThickness="2"/> 


The property is supported in the following DevExpress themes:

Theme Family Themes
Windows 10 Dark, Light
Office 2019 Black, Colorful, Dark Gray, White, HighContrast
Visual Studio 2019 Blue, Dark, Light
Office 2016 SE Black, Colorful, Dark Gray, White
Visual Studio 2017 Blue, Dark, Light
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