BitmapScalingMode Attached Property

RenderOptions.BitmapScalingMode Attached Property


Gets or sets the BitmapScalingMode for a given DependencyObject.

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

See GetBitmapScalingMode, SetBitmapScalingMode

Property Value

Type: System.Windows.Media.BitmapScalingMode

The BitmapScalingMode value associated with this DependencyObject.

Use the BitmapScalingMode property on a UIElement or DrawingGroup descendant that is animating a bitmap.

When animating the scale of any bitmap, the default high-quality image re-sampling algorithm can sometimes consume sufficient system resources to cause frame rate degradation, effectively causing animations to stutter. By setting the BitmapScalingMode property to BitmapScalingMode.LowQuality, you can create a smoother animation when scaling a bitmap.

To access this property in code, use the GetBitmapScalingMode and SetBitmapScalingMode methods.

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