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IWindowProvider Interface

Exposes methods and properties to support UI Automation client access to controls that provide fundamental window-based functionality within a traditional graphical user interface (GUI).

Namespace:  System.Windows.Automation.Provider
Assembly:  UIAutomationProvider (in UIAutomationProvider.dll)

public interface IWindowProvider

The IWindowProvider type exposes the following members.

Public propertyInteractionStateGets the interaction state of the window.
Public propertyIsModalGets a value that specifies whether the window is modal.
Public propertyIsTopmostGets a value that specifies whether the window is the topmost element in the z-order.
Public propertyMaximizableGets a value that specifies whether the window can be maximized.
Public propertyMinimizableGets a value that specifies whether the window can be minimized.
Public propertyVisualStateGets the visual state of the window.

Public methodCloseAttempts to close the window.
Public methodSetVisualStateChanges the visual state of the window. For example, minimizes or maximizes it.
Public methodWaitForInputIdleCauses the calling code to block for the specified time or until the associated process enters an idle state, whichever completes first.

Implemented on a UI Automation provider that must support the WindowPattern control pattern.

.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.