Replace Method (Stroke, StrokeCollection)

StrokeCollection.Replace Method (Stroke, StrokeCollection)


Replaces the specified Stroke with the specified StrokeCollection.

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

public void Replace(
	Stroke strokeToReplace,
	StrokeCollection strokesToReplaceWith


Type: System.Windows.Ink.Stroke

The Stroke to replace.

Type: System.Windows.Ink.StrokeCollection

The source StrokeCollection.

Exception Condition

strokesToReplace is empty.


strokesToReplaceWith is empty.


A Stroke in strokesToReplaceWith is already in strokesToReplace.

The Replace method raises the StrokesChanged event.

The following example demonstrates how to replace the selected strokes on an InkCanvas with another StrokeCollection. This example assumes that there is an InkCanvas called inkCanvas1.

// Replace the selected strokes with other strokes.
private void ReplaceStrokes(StrokeCollection strokes)
    StrokeCollection selectedStrokes = inkCanvas1.GetSelectedStrokes();

    if (selectedStrokes != null && selectedStrokes.Count > 0)
        inkCanvas1.Strokes.Replace(selectedStrokes, strokes);

.NET Framework
Available since 3.0
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