Overview

Shadows are commonly used to create depth in the interface and help users differentiate UI elements. Telerik RadShadow for WinUI component gives you the option to put highly customizable shadow effect around any UI you have. With the help of RadShadow you can elevate some elements and thus achieve modern look & feel for your app.

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The Shadow is part of Telerik UI for WinUI, a professional grade UI component library for building modern and feature-rich applications. To try it out sign up for a free 30-day trial.

Figure 1: RadShadow Overview

Shadow Overview

Key features

  • Setting Shadow Color: Although in most cases shadows are of black color, RadShadow exposes a Color property, so you can easily add color to the shadow effect.

  • Defining Transparency: Through the ShadowOpacity property you can set the transparency-level of the shadows you’re using.

  • Defining Shadow Position: RadShadow provides OffsetX and OffsetY properties used to define its position relative to the UI it wraps around. You can practically place the shadow in every direction according to the design requirements you have.

  • Applying Corner Radius: You can apply a corner radius to the shadow to make it consistent to the view it wraps around. With the help of CornerRadius property you can soften the view’s edges and make them look more natural.

  • Applying Blur Radius: Through the BlurRadius property you can adjust the blur level to make the shadow look softer.

You can check out our demos application, which showcases the controls from the Telerik UI for WinUI suite. You can take a look at the Examples Application article, which describes how you can navigate to the download page.

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