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AdornedElementPlaceholder.MeasureOverride Method

Determines the size of the AdornedElementPlaceholder object.

Namespace:  System.Windows.Controls
Assembly:  PresentationFramework (in PresentationFramework.dll)

protected override Size MeasureOverride(
	Size constraint
You cannot use methods in XAML.


Type: System.Windows.Size

An upper limit value that the return value should not exceed.

Return Value

Type: System.Windows.Size
The desired size of this AdornedElementPlaceholder object.


The AdornedElementPlaceholder object is not part of a template.

This method measures only the first visual child object. The returned value is also based on the size of the element for which this AdornedElementPlaceholder is a placeholder for.

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