Creates a frozen copy of the Freezable, using base (non-animated) property values. Because the copy is frozen, any frozen sub-objects are copied by reference.
Assembly: WindowsBase (in WindowsBase.dll)
You should check the CanFreeze property before calling this method to verify that the Freezable can be frozen. Using this method is similar to creating a copy using the Clone and then freezing it with the Freeze method.
The following table summarizes the differences between the and GetCurrentValueAsFrozen methods.
GetAsFrozen method behavior
GetCurrentValueAsFrozen method behavior
Copying a dependency property that has an expression
The current value of the expression is copied, but not the expression itself.
Copying an animated dependency property
The property's base (non-animated) value is copied. Animations are not copied.
The property's current animated value is copied. Animations are not copied.
Note that unset properties are not copied, nor are read-only properties.Notes to Inheritors
This method uses the virtual GetAsFrozenCore method to produce the clone.
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.