NameScope.RegisterName Method

Registers a new name-object pair into the current namescope.

Namespace: System.Windows
Assembly: PresentationFramework (in presentationframework.dll)

public void RegisterName (
	string name,
	Object scopedElement
public final void RegisterName (
	String name, 
	Object scopedElement
public final function RegisterName (
	name : String, 
	scopedElement : Object
You cannot use methods in XAML.



The name to use for mapping the given object.


The object to be mapped to the provided name.

Exception typeCondition


Either name or scopedElement was provided as a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic).


The name was provided as empty string

- or -

The name provided was rejected by the parser, because it contained invalid characters

- or -

The name provided would have resulted in a duplicate name registration.

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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