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Application.LoadComponent Method (Object, Uri)

Loads a XAML file that is located at the specified uniform resource identifier (URI) and converts it to an instance of the object that is specified by the root element of the XAML file.

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

public static void LoadComponent(
	Object component,
	Uri resourceLocator
You cannot use methods in XAML.


Type: System.Object

An object of the same type as the root element of the XAML file.

Type: System.Uri

A Uri that maps to a relative XAML file.


component is null.


resourceLocator is null.


The OriginalString property of the resourceLocator Uri parameter is null.


The resourceLocator is an absolute URI.


component is of a type that does not match the root element of the XAML file.

The XAML file can be an application code file (configured as an Microsoft build engine (MSBuild) Page item) or an application data file (a resource file, content file, or site-of-origin file; see Windows Presentation Foundation Application Resource, Content, and Data Files).

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