Visual.IsAncestorOf Method

Determines whether the visual object is an ancestor of the descendant visual object.

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

public bool IsAncestorOf (
	DependencyObject descendant
public boolean IsAncestorOf (
	DependencyObject descendant
public function IsAncestorOf (
	descendant : DependencyObject
) : boolean
You cannot use methods in XAML.



A value of type DependencyObject.

Return Value

true if the visual object is an ancestor of descendant; otherwise, false.

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