DesignerProperties.GetIsInDesignMode Method

Gets the value of the IsInDesignMode attached property for the specified UIElement.

Namespace: System.ComponentModel
Assembly: PresentationFramework (in presentationframework.dll)

public static bool GetIsInDesignMode (
	DependencyObject element
public static boolean GetIsInDesignMode (
	DependencyObject element
public static function GetIsInDesignMode (
	element : DependencyObject
) : boolean
You cannot use methods in XAML.



The element from which the property value is read.

Return Value

The IsInDesignMode property value for the element.

Exception typeCondition


element is a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic).

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