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DynamicRenderer.GetDispatcher Method

Returns a Dispatcher for the rendering thread.

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

protected Dispatcher GetDispatcher ()
protected Dispatcher GetDispatcher ()
protected function GetDispatcher () : Dispatcher
You cannot use methods in XAML.

Return Value

A Dispatcher for the rendering thread.

The following example demonstrates how to use the GetDispatcher method to perform some work on the rendering thread.

delegate void WorkerMethod();

class CustomDynamicRenderer : DynamicRenderer
    protected override void OnStylusDown(RawStylusInput rawStylusInput)


    protected override void OnStylusDownProcessed(object callbackData, bool targetVerified)
        base.OnStylusDownProcessed(callbackData, targetVerified);

        Dispatcher renderingThreadDispatcher = this.GetDispatcher();
        renderingThreadDispatcher.BeginInvoke(DispatcherPriority.Normal, new WorkerMethod(DoSomething));

    private void DoSomething()
        // Perform work on the rendering thread.

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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