how to change background color of RadDropdown button Drowdown popup?

2 posts, 1 answers
  1. Hyoung woo Lee
    Hyoung woo Lee avatar
    8 posts
    Member since:
    Dec 2009

    Posted 14 Oct 2010 Link to this post


    I'd like to change background color of popup when end-user clicks RadDropDownButton ? What is the best way to bind with staticResource?

  2. Answer
    Petar Mladenov
    Petar Mladenov avatar
    2992 posts

    Posted 19 Oct 2010 Link to this post

    Hello Hyoung woo Lee,

    A possible way to do this is to use Grid or StackPanel in the RadDropDownButton.DropDownContent and to set its Background like so:  

    <telerik:RadDropDownButton  Content="Drop Down Button" VerticalAlignment="Center" HorizontalAlignment="Center" Width="125">
             <StackPanel Width="125" Background="Aqua">
                 <TextBlock Text="AAA"/>
                 <TextBlock Text="BBBB"/>
                 <TextBlock Text="CCCCC"/>
                 <TextBlock Text="DDDDDD"/>
                 <TextBlock Text="EEEEEEE"/>

    Another approach to this issue is editing the style of the RadDropDownButton. You can change the ControlBackground SolidColorBrush that is used in the DropDownPopupBorder. I`ve attached a sample project illustrating such scenario.

    Kind regards,
    Petar Mladenov
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