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Visual.IsAncestorOf Method

Determines whether the visual object is an ancestor of the descendant visual object.

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

public bool IsAncestorOf(
	DependencyObject descendant
)
You cannot use methods in XAML.

Parameters

descendant
Type: System.Windows.DependencyObject

A value of type DependencyObject.

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if the visual object is an ancestor of descendant; otherwise, false.

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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