Creating a property trigger

So far we've used styles that have a collection of setters. A Style also has a Triggers collection property that provides a declarative way to make some property changes without a need for actual code. As such triggers are part of a style, they are naturally applied to more than one element. There are three types of triggers supported by WPF, and in this recipe we'll examine the simplest one - the property trigger.

Getting ready

Open the CH08.StyledCalculator project.

How to do it...

We'll add an effect when clicking a button in the calculator project using a property trigger:

  1. We want to add a trigger to one of the styles we created in an earlier recipe. Open MainWindow.xaml and look for the style with the key numericStyle ...

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