FrameworkElement.BeginStoryboard Method (Storyboard)
Begins the sequence of actions that are contained in the provided storyboard.
Assembly: PresentationFramework (in PresentationFramework.dll)
'Declaration Public Sub BeginStoryboard ( _ storyboard As Storyboard _ ) 'Usage Dim instance As FrameworkElement Dim storyboard As Storyboard instance.BeginStoryboard(storyboard)
- Type: System.Windows.Media.Animation.Storyboard
The storyboard to begin.
Most typical animation scenarios do not use this method. Typically, you create the Storyboard or BeginStoryboard element in markup, and then you place these as the EventTrigger content on an element. When triggered by the event, the animation then runs. Most of the control aspects of a Storyboard can be addressed by properties that are exposed in markup.
For the signatures that do not use the isControllable, parameter, or when that parameter is specified false, the timeline clocks that are associated with the animation are removed as soon as the animation reaches the "Fill" period. Therefore the animation cannot be restarted after running once. Controlling an animation also requires that the storyboard have an x:Name Attribute or be accessible by reference in code.
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.