ContainerFromItem Method

ItemContainerGenerator.ContainerFromItem Method

Returns the container corresponding to the specified item.

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

public DependencyObject ContainerFromItem(
	Object item


Type: System.Object
The item to retrieve the container for.

Return Value

Type: System.Windows.DependencyObject
A container that corresponds to the specified item, if the item has a container and exists in the collection; otherwise, null.

If the specified item does not belong to the item collection, or there is no container for it, the ContainerFromItem method returns null.


Supported in: 5, 4, 3

Silverlight for Windows Phone

Supported in: Windows Phone OS 7.1, Windows Phone OS 7.0

For a list of the operating systems and browsers that are supported by Silverlight, see Supported Operating Systems and Browsers.

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