BitmapSource.Format Property

Gets the native PixelFormat of the bitmap data.

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

public virtual PixelFormat Format { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.Windows.Media.PixelFormat
The pixel format of the bitmap data.

If the BitmapSource is directly readable, this is the format that the pixels will be in when they are read.

.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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