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HwndHost.BuildWindowCore Method

When overridden in a derived class, creates the window to be hosted.

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

protected abstract HandleRef BuildWindowCore(
	HandleRef hwndParent
You cannot use methods in XAML.


Type: System.Runtime.InteropServices.HandleRef

The window handle of the parent window.

Return Value

Type: System.Runtime.InteropServices.HandleRef
The handle to the child Win32 window to create.

This method's implementation is called from within the internal implementation of BuildWindowCore.

The child window will be created only if the window is owned by the calling thread.

Notes to Inheritors:

Override this method to build the window being hosted.

The window that you return must be a child of the window specified by hwndParent.

In addition, the child window will only be created if the window is owned by the calling thread.

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