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PresentationSource.FromVisual Method

Returns the source in which a provided Visual is presented.

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

public static PresentationSource FromVisual(
	Visual visual


Type: System.Windows.Media.Visual
The Visual to find the source for.

Return Value

Type: System.Windows.PresentationSource
The PresentationSource in which the visual is being presented, or null if visual is disposed.


visual is null.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.