Represents controls that provide, and are able to switch between, multiple representations of the same set of information or child controls.
Assembly: UIAutomationClient (in UIAutomationClient.dll)
Thetype exposes the following members.
|Equals(Object)||Determines whether the specified object is equal to the current object. (Inherited from Object.)|
|Finalize||Frees resources and performs other cleanup operations before the object is reclaimed by garbage collection. (Inherited from BasePattern.)|
|GetHashCode||Serves as a hash function for a particular type. (Inherited from Object.)|
|GetType||Gets the Type of the current instance. (Inherited from Object.)|
|GetViewName||Retrieves the name of a control-specific view.|
|MemberwiseClone||Creates a shallow copy of the current Object. (Inherited from Object.)|
|SetCurrentView||Sets the current control-specific view.|
|ToString||Returns a string that represents the current object. (Inherited from Object.)|
Examples of controls that can present multiple views include the list view (which can show its contents as thumbnails, tiles, icons, or details), Microsoft Excel charts (pie, line, bar, cell value with a formula), Microsoft Word documents (normal, Web layout, print layout, reading layout, outline), Microsoft Outlook calendar (year, month, week, day) and Microsoft Windows Media Player skins. The supported views are determined by the control developer and are specific to each control.
Windows 8, Windows Server 2012, Windows 7, Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core Role not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core Role supported with SP1 or later; Itanium not supported)