AutomationPeer.GetAutomationControlType 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. ]

Gets the control type for the object that is associated with the UI Automation peer.

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


Public Function GetAutomationControlType As AutomationControlType
public AutomationControlType GetAutomationControlType()

Return Value

Type: System.Windows.Automation.Peers..::.AutomationControlType
The control type, as a value of the enumeration.


This implementation does nothing more than calling GetAutomationControlTypeCore.

Version Information

Windows Phone OS

Supported in: 8.1, 8.0, 7.1, 7.0


Windows Phone

See Also


AutomationPeer Class

System.Windows.Automation.Peers Namespace