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BitmapDecoder::Create Method (Uri, BitmapCreateOptions, BitmapCacheOption)

Creates a BitmapDecoder from a Uri by using the specified BitmapCreateOptions and BitmapCacheOption.

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

static BitmapDecoder^ Create(
	Uri^ bitmapUri, 
	BitmapCreateOptions createOptions, 
	BitmapCacheOption cacheOption
You cannot use methods in XAML.


Type: System::Uri

The Uri of the bitmap to decode.

Type: System.Windows.Media.Imaging::BitmapCreateOptions

Identifies the BitmapCreateOptions for this decoder.

Type: System.Windows.Media.Imaging::BitmapCacheOption

Identifies the BitmapCacheOption for this decoder.


The bitmapUri is nullptr.


The bitmapUri specifies a class ID of an unsupported format type.

The following example demonstrates how to use the Create(Uri, BitmapCreateOptions, BitmapCacheOption) method to create a decoder for a given image. The first BitmapFrame of the image is used as the source of an Image control.

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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