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AutomationIdentifier.ProgrammaticName Property

Gets the registered programmatic name.

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

public string ProgrammaticName { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.String
The programmatic name.

ProgrammaticName is intended for debugging and diagnostic purposes only. The string is not localized.

This property should not be used in string comparisons. To determine if two properties are the same, compare the property identifiers directly.

The following example displays the programmatic name of each property supported by an AutomationElement.


AutomationProperty[] properties = element.GetSupportedProperties();
foreach (AutomationProperty prop in properties)
{
    Console.WriteLine(prop.ProgrammaticName);
    Console.WriteLine(Automation.PropertyName(prop));
}


.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.
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