AutomationElement::FromLocalProvider Method (IRawElementProviderSimple^)


Retrieves a new AutomationElement object from a local IRawElementProviderSimple implementation.

Namespace:   System.Windows.Automation
Assembly:  UIAutomationClient (in UIAutomationClient.dll)

static AutomationElement^ FromLocalProvider(
	IRawElementProviderSimple^ localImpl


Type: System.Windows.Automation.Provider::IRawElementProviderSimple^

The provider object.

Return Value

Type: System.Windows.Automation::AutomationElement^

An AutomationElement that represents the element served by the provider object.

This method might be used by a client helper library to enable its callers to access its own native element type. For example, WPF uses this method internally so that it can return an AutomationElement to clients that want to get a UI Automation element directly from a UIElement.

.NET Framework
Available since 3.0
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