Format Property

BitmapSource.Format Property

Gets the native PixelFormat of the bitmap data.

Namespace: System.Windows.Media.Imaging
Assembly: PresentationCore (in presentationcore.dll)
XML Namespace:

virtual property PixelFormat Format {
	PixelFormat get ();
/** @property */
public PixelFormat get_Format ()

public function get Format () : PixelFormat

You cannot use this property in XAML.

Property Value

The pixel format of the bitmap data.

If the BitmapSource is directly readable, this is the format that the pixels will be in when they are read.

Windows 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows CE, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0

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