AutomationElement.FromLocalProvider Method (IRawElementProviderSimple)


Retrieves a new AutomationElement object from a local IRawElementProviderSimple implementation.

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

Public Shared Function FromLocalProvider (
	localImpl As IRawElementProviderSimple
) As AutomationElement


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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