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Hey out there, my next WPF question :P

I have a "basic style" in my app.xaml, and the following style makes trouble:

<Style x:Key="BasicStyle">
  <Setter Property="FrameworkElement.VerticalAlignment" Value="Center"></Setter>
  <Setter Property="FrameworkElement.Margin" Value="3,1,3,1"></Setter>
</Style>

<Style TargetType="Image" BasedOn="{StaticResource BasicStyle}"></Style>

<Style TargetType="StackPanel" BasedOn="{StaticResource BasicStyle}"></Style>

<Style TargetType="DockPanel" BasedOn="{StaticResource BasicStyle}"></Style>

etc., etc...


Now when I start my program (which has a DockPanel on the top, one on the bottom and one ScrollViewer in the middle) it is flat and has a black border on the top and bottom. I don't know if this is allowed (please remove it if not), but here is a picture of what i mean:

http://www10.pic-upload.de/24.08.12/95vtc2wui54g.png

This is my Window code:

<Window x:Class="NeonMika.EightTracksPlayer.SwitchSelector"
        xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft.com/winfx/2006/xaml/presentation"
        xmlns:x="http://schemas.microsoft.com/winfx/2006/xaml"
        xmlns:track="clr-namespace:NeonMika.EightTracks;assembly=NeonMika.EightTracks"
        xmlns:local="clr-namespace:NeonMika.EightTracksPlayer"
        Title="SwitchSelector" Height="670" Width="959" MinWidth="500"
        removed="{StaticResource MainBackground}">
        <DockPanel Margin="0" VerticalAlignment="Stretch">
            <local:HeaderControl DockPanel.Dock="Top">
            </local:HeaderControl>

            <local:ControlArea DockPanel.Dock="Bottom">
            </local:ControlArea>

            <ContentControl Name="ContentArea"></ContentControl>
        </DockPanel>
</Window>


I tried every VerticalAlignment="Strech" you can imagine :P
Can you help me?


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UPDATE:
I found out the the style for Border is the problem. It seems my whole application has a border around it. When I set VerticalAlignment="Stretch" on the Border style, it has the normal style, but now I see for the first time that there is a small black line (Border) surrounding my window. Is it possible that my window has a "built in" border I don't know about?


Thanks in advance, Markus
Posted 23-Aug-12 19:58pm
Updated 23-Aug-12 20:49pm
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