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How do you use a resource as a value for the Margin property?

Posted By:      Posted Date: August 29, 2010    Points: 0   Category :WPF
Hello, How do you use a resource as a value for the Margin property? I have the following resource defined: <Window.Resources> <sys:Double x:Key="AppBorderSize">30</sys:Double> </Window.Resources> I would like to use the "AppBorderSize" resource in the following: <Grid Margin="{StaticResource AppBorderSize}, 0, {StaticResource AppBorderSize}, 0"> However, the above it not allowed. The following work fine: <RepeatButton Width="{StaticResource AppBorderSize}" Height="{StaticResource AppBorderSize}" /> Regards, Robert  

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