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DesignerProperties Class
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DesignerProperties Class

Provides attached properties used to communicate with a designer.


Namespace:  System.ComponentModel
Assembly:  PresentationFramework (in PresentationFramework.dll)

public static class DesignerProperties

The DesignerProperties type exposes the following members.

Public attached propertyIsInDesignModeGets or sets whether a DependencyObject is running in the context of a designer.

Public methodStatic memberGetIsInDesignModeGets the value of the IsInDesignMode attached property for the specified UIElement.
Public methodStatic memberSetIsInDesignModeSets the value of the IsInDesignMode attached property to a specified element.

Public fieldStatic memberIsInDesignModePropertyIdentifies the IsInDesignMode attached property.

The DesignerProperties class provides attached properties that can be used to query the state of a control when it is running in a designer. Designer tools will set values for properties on objects that are running in the designer.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.
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