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BitmapImage Constructor (Uri, RequestCachePolicy)


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Initializes a new instance of the BitmapImage class with an image whose source is a Uri, and is cached according to the provided RequestCachePolicy.

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

public BitmapImage(
	Uri uriSource,
	RequestCachePolicy uriCachePolicy


Type: System.Uri

The Uri to use as the source of the BitmapImage.

Type: System.Net.Cache.RequestCachePolicy

The RequestCachePolicy that specifies the caching requirements for images that are obtained using HTTP.

Exception Condition

The uriSource parameter is null.


The file specified by the uriSource parameter is not found.

BitmapImage objects created using this constructor are automatically initialized. After initialization, property changes are ignored.

BitmapImage(Uri, RequestCachePolicy) is introduced in the .NET Framework version 3.5. For more information, see .NET Framework Versions and Dependencies.

.NET Framework
Available since 3.0
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