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UIElement.GetUIParentCore Method

When overridden in a derived class, returns an alternative user interface (UI) parent for this element if no visual parent exists.

Namespace:  System.Windows
Assembly:  PresentationCore (in PresentationCore.dll)

abstract GetUIParentCore : unit -> DependencyObject 
override GetUIParentCore : unit -> DependencyObject 

Return Value

Type: System.Windows.DependencyObject
An object, if implementation of a derived class has an alternate parent connection to report.

The default virtual implementation of this method returns a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic). FrameworkElement provides a practical implementation.

Alternative parents are used for event routing, in cases where an element creates an alternative parent structure so that its events are routed in a way that diverges from the standard pattern of routing up the visual tree to the standard parent, or downward in the preview routing strategy.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

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