INameScope.FindName Method

Returns an object that has the provided identifying name.

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

Object FindName(
	string name
You cannot use methods in XAML.


Type: System.String

The name identifier for the object being requested.

Return Value

Type: System.Object
The object, if found. Returns null if no object of that name was found.

Valid name strings must match the requirements documented in XamlName Grammar.

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
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