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GetPlacement Method

ToolTipService.GetPlacement Method

Gets the value of the Placement attached property for an object.

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

public static PlacementMode GetPlacement(
	DependencyObject element


Type: System.Windows.DependencyObject

The object from which the property value is read.

Return Value

Type: System.Windows.Controls.Primitives.PlacementMode
The object's Placement property value.

The following example shows how to get the value for the Placement attached property. The FindName method finds the object called ellipse2, which is an Ellipse.

PlacementMode myMode = ToolTipService.GetPlacement(

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1
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