ValidateValueCallback Property
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DependencyProperty.ValidateValueCallback Property

Gets the value validation callback for the dependency property.

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

public ValidateValueCallback ValidateValueCallback { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.Windows.ValidateValueCallback
The value validation callback for this dependency property, as provided for the validateValueCallback parameter in the original dependency property registration.

This property will contain null for any dependency property with no registered validation callback.

Validate value callbacks must act in a static sense: validation applied through the ValidateValueCallback cannot determine whether the provided value is valid for any particular instance. The callback can only determine whether all objects that possess the dependency property should or should not accept the provided value as valid. If you need to perform validation that relies on knowing the values of other dependency properties on a particular instance, use a CoerceValueCallback instead. The CoerceValueCallback is registered as part of dependency property metadata, rather than directly within the dependency property identifier. For details, see Dependency Property Callbacks and Validation.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

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