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BitmapEffectInput.Input Property

Note: This API is now obsolete. The non-obsolete alternative is Effect. Gets or sets the BitmapSource that is used for the input for the object.

Namespace:  System.Windows.Media.Effects
Assembly:  PresentationCore (in PresentationCore.dll)

public BitmapSource Input { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.Windows.Media.Imaging.BitmapSource
The BitmapSource that is used as the input for the object. The default value is null.

Identifier field


Metadata properties set to true


Setting this property will replace the current visual with the given BitmapSource. Care should be taken as this can cause undesired effects. For example, if the Input is an Image and the object that applies the effect is a TextBox, the image will replace the textbox as the visual.

.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.