NameScope.GetNameScope Method (DependencyObject)


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Provides the attached property get accessor for the NameScope attached property.

Namespace:   System.Windows
Assembly:  WindowsBase (in WindowsBase.dll)

public static INameScope GetNameScope(
	DependencyObject dependencyObject


Type: System.Windows.DependencyObject

The object to get the XAML namescope from.

Return Value

Type: System.Windows.Markup.INameScope

A XAML namescope, as an INameScope instance.

Exception Condition

dependencyObject is null.

The purpose of this method is both to implement the get accessor for using NameScope as an attached property in XAML usage, and to provide the accessor for performing the equivalent operation in code.

.NET Framework
Available since 3.0
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