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HeaderedItemsControl.HeaderTemplateSelector Property

Gets or sets the object that provides custom selection logic for a template used to display the header of each item. This is a dependency property.

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

public DataTemplateSelector HeaderTemplateSelector { get; set; }
/** @property */
public DataTemplateSelector get_HeaderTemplateSelector ()

/** @property */
public void set_HeaderTemplateSelector (DataTemplateSelector value)

public function get HeaderTemplateSelector () : DataTemplateSelector

public function set HeaderTemplateSelector (value : DataTemplateSelector)

    <DataTemplateSelector .../>
<object HeaderTemplateSelector="{resourceExtension templateSelectorKey}"/>
 resourceExtension  A markup extension that identifies how to reference the template resource, either StaticResource or DynamicResource. See Resources Overview.  templateSeelectorKey  The key that identifies the requested template selector. The key refers to an existing resource in a ResourceDictionary. 

Property Value

A data template selector. The default value is a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic).

Identifier field


Metadata properties set to true


If both the HeaderTemplateSelector and the HeaderTemplate properties are set, the template selector property is ignored.

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