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VisualTreeHelper.GetParent Method

Returns a DependencyObject value that represents the parent of the visual object.

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

public static DependencyObject GetParent(
	DependencyObject reference
)

Parameters

reference
Type: System.Windows.DependencyObject

The visual whose parent is returned.

Return Value

Type: System.Windows.DependencyObject
The parent of the visual.

The value of reference can represent either a Visual or Visual3D object.

.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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