PointHitTestResult Class

Returns the results of a hit test that uses a Point as a hit test parameter.

Namespace: System.Windows.Media
Assembly: PresentationCore (in presentationcore.dll)
XML Namespace:  http://schemas.microsoft.com/winfx/2006/xaml/presentation

public class PointHitTestResult : HitTestResult
public class PointHitTestResult extends HitTestResult
public class PointHitTestResult extends HitTestResult
You cannot use this managed class in XAML.

You can also perform a hit test on a visual object by using a Geometry as a hit test parameter and returning the result as a GeometryHitTestResult. For more information, see How to: Hit Test Using Geometry as a Parameter.

The following example shows how to retrieve the PointHitTestResult return value from the HitTest method.

// Respond to the left mouse button down event by initiating the hit test.
public void OnMouseLeftButtonDown(object sender, MouseButtonEventArgs e)
    // Retrieve the coordinate of the mouse position.
    Point pt = e.GetPosition((UIElement)sender);

    // Perform the hit test against a given portion of the visual object tree.
    HitTestResult result = VisualTreeHelper.HitTest(myCanvas, pt);

    if (result != null)
        // Perform action on hit visual object.

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 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows CE, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0