FrameworkElementAutomationPeer.GetItemTypeCore Method

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Returns a human-readable string that contains the item type that the UIElement for this FrameworkElementAutomationPeer represents. This method is called by GetItemType.

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


Protected Overrides Function GetItemTypeCore As String
protected override string GetItemTypeCore()

Return Value

Type: System.String
The string that contains the ItemType that is returned by GetItemType.


Notes to Inheritors

The return value for this method in the FrameworkElementAutomationPeer implementation comes from the AutomationProperties.ItemType property store on the peer.

Version Information


Supported in: 5, 4, 3

Silverlight for Windows Phone

Supported in: Windows Phone OS 7.1, Windows Phone OS 7.0


For a list of the operating systems and browsers that are supported by Silverlight, see Supported Operating Systems and Browsers.