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SelectionItemPattern.SelectionContainerProperty Field

Identifies the SelectionContainer property.

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

public static readonly AutomationProperty SelectionContainerProperty

This identifier is used by UI Automation client applications. UI Automation providers should use the equivalent field in SelectionItemPatternIdentifiers.

The following example shows how to retrieve the AutomationElement representing the selection container of a selection item.

/// <summary> 
/// Retrieves the selection items for a selection container. 
/// </summary> 
/// <param name="rootElement">
/// The automation element from which to start searching. 
/// </param> 
/// <param name="selectionContainer">
/// An automation element that supports SelectionPattern. 
/// </param> 
/// <returns> 
/// A collection of automation elements satisfying  
/// the specified condition(s). 
/// </returns> 
private AutomationElementCollection FindElementBasedOnContainer(
    AutomationElement rootElement, AutomationElement selectionContainer)
    PropertyCondition containerCondition = 
        new PropertyCondition(
    AutomationElementCollection selectionItems = 
        rootElement.FindAll(TreeScope.Descendants, containerCondition);
    return selectionItems;

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003

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

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0