DependencyObjectType.FromSystemType Method

Returns a DependencyObjectType that represents a given system (CLR) type.

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

public static DependencyObjectType FromSystemType(
	Type systemType
)

Parameters

systemType
Type: System.Type

The system (CLR) type to convert.

Return Value

Type: System.Windows.DependencyObjectType
A DependencyObjectType that represents the system (CLR) type.

Each DependencyObject maintains a DependencyObjectType property that returns a DependencyObjectType, but this requires having a particular DependencyObject instance. You can use this static utility method if you do not yet have a DependencyObject instance and require a DependencyObjectType.

The following example calls FromSystemType , creating a DependencyObjectType based on the type of the Window class.

DependencyObjectType dt =
    DependencyObjectType.FromSystemType(typeof(Window));

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.5.2, 4.5.1, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 R2, 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)

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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