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Selector Class

Updated: July 2008

Represents a control that allows a user to select items from among its child elements.

Namespace:  System.Windows.Controls.Primitives
Assembly:  PresentationFramework (in PresentationFramework.dll)

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public abstract class Selector : ItemsControl
This class is abstract; see Inheritance Hierarchy for derived non-abstract classes usable in XAML.

Content Model:  Selector is a ItemsControl. Its content properties are Items and ItemsSource. For more information on the content model for Selector, see Controls Content Model Overview.


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 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




July 2008

Added new member: ClearContainerForItemOverride method.

SP1 feature change.