InputLanguageManager.GetInputLanguage Method

Returns the value of the InputLanguage  attached property for a specified dependency object.

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

[AttachedPropertyBrowsableForTypeAttribute(typeof(DependencyObject))]
[TypeConverterAttribute(typeof(CultureInfoIetfLanguageTagConverter))]
public static CultureInfo GetInputLanguage(
	DependencyObject target
)
You cannot use methods in XAML.

Parameters

target
Type: System.Windows.DependencyObject

The dependency object for which to retrieve the input language.

Return Value

Type: System.Globalization.CultureInfo
A CultureInfo object representing the input language for the specified dependency object.

ExceptionCondition
ArgumentNullException

Raised when target is null.

The following example demonstrates how to use an InputLanguageManager to get the input language of a TextBox element.

this.Dispatcher.Thread.CurrentCulture.Name.ToString();
InputLanguageManager.SetInputLanguage(myTextBox, CultureInfo.CreateSpecificCulture("fr"));
tb2.Text = "Available Input Languages:";
lb1.ItemsSource = InputLanguageManager.Current.AvailableInputLanguages;
tb3.Text = "Input Language of myTextBox is " + InputLanguageManager.GetInputLanguage(myTextBox).ToString();
tb4.Text = "CurrentCulture is Set to " + this.Dispatcher.Thread.CurrentCulture.Name.ToString();

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.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0
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