GetAutomationControlTypeCore Method

FrameworkElementAutomationPeer.GetAutomationControlTypeCore Method

This API supports the .NET Framework infrastructure and is not intended to be used directly from your code.

[ This article is for Windows Phone 8 developers. If you’re developing for Windows 10, see the latest documentation. ]

Returns the control type for the UIElement that is associated with this FrameworkElementAutomationPeer. This method is called by GetAutomationControlType.

Namespace:  System.Windows.Automation.Peers
Assembly:  System.Windows (in System.Windows.dll)

protected override AutomationControlType GetAutomationControlTypeCore()

Return Value

Type: System.Windows.Automation.Peers.AutomationControlType
A value of the enumeration.

Notes to Inheritors

The return value for this method in the FrameworkElementAutomationPeer implementation comes from an internal property store. The default implementation returns the AutomationControlType.Custom enumeration value. Other core controls return other values. Custom peer implementations should either return AutomationControlType.Custom or an appropriate System.Windows.Automation.Peers.AutomationControlType value if one exists.

Windows Phone OS

Supported in: 8.1, 8.0, 7.1, 7.0

Windows Phone

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