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ToolTipService.GetPlacementTarget Method

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

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

[AttachedPropertyBrowsableForTypeAttribute(typeof(DependencyObject))]
public static UIElement GetPlacementTarget(
	DependencyObject element
)
You cannot use methods in XAML.

Parameters

element
Type: System.Windows.DependencyObject

The object from which the property value is read.

Return Value

Type: System.Windows.UIElement
The object's PlacementTarget property value.

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

UIElement target = new UIElement();
target = ToolTipService.GetPlacementTarget(
 (DependencyObject)FindName("ellipse2"));

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
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