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AutomationPeer Class

Provides a base class that exposes a control to UI Automation. This class is abstract.

Namespace: System.Windows.Automation.Peers
Assembly: PresentationCore (in presentationcore.dll)

public abstract class AutomationPeer : DispatcherObject
public abstract class AutomationPeer extends DispatcherObject
public abstract class AutomationPeer extends DispatcherObject
This class is abstract; see Inheritance Hierarchy for derived non-abstract classes usable in XAML.

When UI Automation queries the root of a Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) application about an element, the root returns the UI Automation peer for that element. The peer also responds to UI Automation questions about its corresponding element.

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.

Windows 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows CE, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0
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