AutomationElement.TryGetCachedPattern Method (AutomationPattern, Object)


Retrieves a control pattern from the cache.

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

member TryGetCachedPattern : 
        pattern:AutomationPattern *
        patternObject:Object byref -> bool


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.

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.NET Framework
Available since 3.0
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