Style.Resources Property

Gets or sets the collection of resources that can be used within the scope of this style.

Namespace:  System.Windows
Assembly:  PresentationFramework (in PresentationFramework.dll)
XMLNS for XAML: http://schemas.microsoft.com/winfx/2006/xaml/presentation, http://schemas.microsoft.com/netfx/2007/xaml/presentation

[AmbientAttribute]
public ResourceDictionary Resources { get; set; }
<object>
  <object.Resources>
    oneOrMoreResourceElements
  </object.Resources>
</object>
- or - 
<object>
  <object.Resources>
    <ResourceDictionary Source="externalDictionarySource"/>
  </object.Resources>
</object>

XAML Values

oneOrMoreResourceElements

One or more resource elements. To be referenced later in either StaticResource Markup Extension or DynamicResource Markup Extension syntax in XAML, a resource element must have an x:Key attribute.

<ResourceDictionary Source=" externalDictionarySource"/>

An external dictionary source. For details, see Merged Resource Dictionaries.

Property Value

Type: System.Windows.ResourceDictionary
The resources that can be used within the scope of this style.

.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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