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FindCommonVisualAncestor Method

Visual.FindCommonVisualAncestor Method

Finds the common ancestor of two visuals objects.

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

public DependencyObject FindCommonVisualAncestor (
	DependencyObject otherVisual
public DependencyObject FindCommonVisualAncestor (
	DependencyObject otherVisual
public function FindCommonVisualAncestor (
	otherVisual : DependencyObject
) : DependencyObject
You cannot use methods in XAML.



A value of type DependencyObject.

Return Value

Returns the common ancestor of the visual object and otherVisual; otherwise a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic).

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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