TableItemPattern.Pattern Field

Definition

Identifies the TableItemPattern control pattern.

public: static initonly System::Windows::Automation::AutomationPattern ^ Pattern;
public static readonly System.Windows.Automation.AutomationPattern Pattern;
 staticval mutable Pattern : System.Windows.Automation.AutomationPattern
Public Shared ReadOnly Pattern As AutomationPattern 

Field Value

Examples

In the following example, a TableItemPattern control pattern is obtained from an AutomationElement.

///--------------------------------------------------------------------
/// <summary>
/// Obtains a TableItemPattern control pattern from an 
/// AutomationElement.
/// </summary>
/// <param name="targetControl">
/// The AutomationElement of interest.
/// </param>
/// <returns>
/// A TableItemPattern object.
/// </returns>
///--------------------------------------------------------------------
private TableItemPattern GetTableItemPattern(
    AutomationElement targetControl)
{
    TableItemPattern tableItemPattern = null;

    try
    {
        tableItemPattern =
            targetControl.GetCurrentPattern(
            TableItemPattern.Pattern)
            as TableItemPattern;
    }
    // Object doesn't support the 
    // TableItemPattern control pattern
    catch (InvalidOperationException)
    {
        return null;
    }

    return tableItemPattern;
}
'''--------------------------------------------------------------------
''' <summary>
''' Obtains a TableItemPattern control pattern from an 
''' AutomationElement.
''' </summary>
''' <param name="targetControl">
''' The AutomationElement of interest.
''' </param>
''' <returns>
''' A TableItemPattern object.
''' </returns>
'''--------------------------------------------------------------------
Private Function GetTableItemPattern( _
ByVal targetControl As AutomationElement) As TableItemPattern
    Dim tableItemPattern As TableItemPattern = Nothing

    Try
        tableItemPattern = DirectCast( _
        targetControl.GetCurrentPattern(tableItemPattern.Pattern), TableItemPattern)
    Catch exc As InvalidOperationException
        ' Object doesn't support the 
        ' GridPattern control pattern
        Return Nothing
    End Try

    Return tableItemPattern

End Function 'GetTableItemPattern    

Remarks

This identifier is used by UI Automation client applications. UI Automation providers should use the equivalent field in TableItemPatternIdentifiers.

The pattern identifier is passed to methods such as GetCurrentPattern to retrieve the control pattern of interest from the specified AutomationElement.

Applies to

See also