Prepares the specified element as the container for the corresponding item.
Assembly: PresentationFramework (in PresentationFramework.dll)
Preparing the specified element includes applying the container style, forwarding information from the host control, such as the DataTemplate value of the ItemTemplate property, and other small adjustments.
must be called after the element has been added to the visual tree, so that resource references and inherited properties work correctly.
Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003
The .NET Framework and .NET Compact Framework do not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.