DockPanel.MeasureOverride Method

Measures the child elements of a DockPanel prior to arranging them during the ArrangeOverride pass.

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

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

Parameters

constraint

A maximum Size to not exceed.

Return Value

A Size that represents the element size you want.

A DockPanel determines its size by analyzing the sizing properties and Dock property value of its child elements. A child element can occupy all the space on the side where it is docked. Child elements that are docked to the Left or Right are granted all the vertical space for their entire width. Child elements that are docked to the Top or Bottom are granted all the horizontal space for their entire height.

Windows 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows CE, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0

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