XAML Namespace (x:) Language Features

This section provides reference information for the XAML language features as implemented in Silverlight.

In This Section

  • x:Class Attribute
    Configures XAML compilation to join partial classes between markup and code-behind.

  • x:Key Attribute
    Uniquely identifies elements that are created and referenced as resources, and which exist within a ResourceDictionary.

  • x:Name Attribute
    Uniquely identifies object elements for access to the instantiated object from code-behind or general code.

  • x:Null Markup Extension
    Specifies null as a value for a property being set through a XAML attribute.