GetTarget Method

Storyboard.GetTarget Method

Updated: July 2008

Retrieves the Target value of the specified Timeline.

Namespace:  System.Windows.Media.Animation
Assembly:  PresentationFramework (in PresentationFramework.dll)

public static DependencyObject GetTarget(
	DependencyObject element
You cannot use methods in XAML.


Type: System.Windows.DependencyObject

The timeline from which to retrieve the TargetName.

Return Value

Type: System.Windows.DependencyObject
The dependency object targeted by element.

Use the Target attached property with animation timelines to indicate the object that they target. For more information about how storyboard targeting works, see TargetName. For more information about how attached properties work, see Attached Properties Overview.

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 SP1, 3.0 SP2




July 2008

Added topic for new member.

SP1 feature change.

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