CompositionTarget Class
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CompositionTarget Class

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

Represents the display surface of a Windows Phone-based application.


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

public static class CompositionTarget

The CompositionTarget type exposes the following members.

Public eventStatic memberRenderingOccurs when the core Windows Phone rendering process renders a frame.

The purpose of this class is as the host of the Rendering event, which can be used as a per-frame callback for complex layout or composition scenarios. Handling CompositionTarget.Rendering and working with a DispatcherTimer are two possible ways to handle game loops or other lower level timing tasks.

Windows Phone OS

Supported in: 8.1, 8.0, 7.1, 7.0

Windows Phone

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.

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