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RuntimeNamePropertyAttribute Class

Specifies the property of a class that maps to the XAML x:Name Attribute. This class cannot be inherited.

Namespace: System.Windows.Markup
Assembly: WindowsBase (in windowsbase.dll)
XML Namespace:  http://schemas.microsoft.com/winfx/2006/xaml

[AttributeUsageAttribute(AttributeTargets.Class)] 
public sealed class RuntimeNamePropertyAttribute : Attribute
/** @attribute AttributeUsageAttribute(AttributeTargets.Class) */ 
public final class RuntimeNamePropertyAttribute extends Attribute
AttributeUsageAttribute(AttributeTargets.Class) 
public final class RuntimeNamePropertyAttribute extends Attribute
You cannot use this managed class in XAML.

The property which is specified in the RuntimeNamePropertyAttribute must of type string and must be read/write.

The value of the XAML x:Name Attribute is of type string and must begin with a letter.

An example of a class in Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) that is decorated with the RuntimeNamePropertyAttribute is FrameworkElement. The Name property on FrameworkElement is set as the runtime name property.

The following example creates a class named Book which is decorated with the RuntimeNamePropertyAttribute. The property named BookID is set as the runtime name property.

[RuntimeNameProperty("BookID")]
public class Book
{
    public Book()
    {
    }

    public string BookID
    {
        get { return _bookID; }
        set { _bookID = value; }
    }

    private string _bookID = string.Empty;
}

System.Object
   System.Attribute
    System.Windows.Markup.RuntimeNamePropertyAttribute

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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