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UriSource Property

BitmapImage.UriSource Property

Gets or sets the Uri source of the BitmapImage.

Namespace:  System.Windows.Media.Imaging
Assembly:  PresentationCore (in PresentationCore.dll)
XMLNS for XAML: http://schemas.microsoft.com/winfx/2006/xaml/presentation, http://schemas.microsoft.com/netfx/2007/xaml/presentation

public Uri UriSource { get; set; }
<object UriSource="Uri" .../>

Property Value

Type: System.Uri
The Uri source of the BitmapImage. The default is null.

Identifier field

UriSourceProperty

Metadata properties set to true

None

If StreamSource and UriSource are both set, the StreamSource value is ignored.

The following example demonstrates the use the UriSource property in Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML) and code.

<!-- Property Tag XAML Syntax -->
<Image Width="200"  Margin="5" Grid.Column="1" Grid.Row="1" >
   <Image.Source>
      <BitmapImage UriSource="sampleImages/bananas.jpg" />
   </Image.Source>
</Image>
<!-- Property Tag XAML Syntax -->
<Image Width="200"  Margin="5" Grid.Column="1" Grid.Row="1" >
   <Image.Source>
      <BitmapImage UriSource="sampleImages/bananas.jpg" />
   </Image.Source>
</Image>
// Create the image element.
Image simpleImage = new Image();    
simpleImage.Width = 200;
simpleImage.Margin = new Thickness(5);

// Create source.
BitmapImage bi = new BitmapImage();
// BitmapImage.UriSource must be in a BeginInit/EndInit block.
bi.BeginInit();
bi.UriSource = new Uri(@"/sampleImages/cherries_larger.jpg",UriKind.RelativeOrAbsolute);
bi.EndInit();
// Set the image source.
simpleImage.Source = bi;

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1
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