AutomationPeer.PeerFromProvider 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 an AutomationPeer for the specified IRawElementProviderSimple proxy.

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


Protected Function PeerFromProvider ( _
    provider As IRawElementProviderSimple _
) As AutomationPeer
protected AutomationPeer PeerFromProvider(
    IRawElementProviderSimple provider


Return Value

Type: System.Windows.Automation.Peers..::.AutomationPeer
The AutomationPeer for the specified IRawElementProviderSimple proxy.


This method is relevant for cases when you obtain a IRawElementProviderSimple pointer from a UI Automation method such as GetItem, and want the specific item's peer.

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