INameScope.FindName Method

Returns an object that has the provided identifying name.

Namespace:  System.Windows.Markup
Assembly:  System.Xaml (in System.Xaml.dll)

Object FindName(
	string name
)

Parameters

name
Type: System.String
The name identifier for the object being requested.

Return Value

Type: System.Object
The object, if found. Returns null if no object of that name was found.

Valid name strings in XAML markup must match the requirements documented in XamlName Grammar.

.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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