INameScope.FindName Method

Returns an object that has the provided identifying name.

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

abstract FindName : 
        name:string -> Object

Parameters

name
Type: System.String

The name identifier for the object being requested.

Return Value

Type: System.Object
The object, if found. Returns a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic) if no object of that name was found.

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

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1
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