AutomationElement::TryGetCachedPattern Method (AutomationPattern^, Object^%)


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Retrieves a control pattern from the cache.

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

bool TryGetCachedPattern(
	AutomationPattern^ pattern,
	[OutAttribute] Object^% patternObject


Type: System.Windows.Automation::AutomationPattern^

The identifier of the control pattern to retrieve.

Type: System::Object^%

On return, contains the pattern if it is in the cache; otherwise null.

Return Value

Type: System::Boolean

true if the pattern is in the cache; false if it is not in the cache or not supported.

The following example shows how to cache and retrieve a control pattern.

No code example is currently available or this language may not be supported.

.NET Framework
Available since 3.0
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