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Window.GetWindow Method

Returns a reference to the Window object that hosts the content tree within which the dependency object is located.

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

Public Shared Function GetWindow ( _
	dependencyObject As DependencyObject _
) As Window
Dim dependencyObject As DependencyObject 
Dim returnValue As Window 

returnValue = Window.GetWindow(dependencyObject)
You cannot use methods in XAML.


Type: System.Windows.DependencyObject

The dependency object.

Return Value

Type: System.Windows.Window
A Window reference to the host window.


dependencyObject is null.

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003

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

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0