TextBoxAutomationPeer.GetNameCore Method

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Gets the UI Automation Name value from the element that is associated with this TextBoxAutomationPeer. Called by GetName.

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


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

Return Value

Type: System.String
The UI Automation Name of the element that is associated with this automation peer.


This implementation first checks if the base implementation is providing a value for UI Automation Name. If the base value is nulla null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic), then this method returns the TextBox.Text of the owner instead.

Version Information


Supported in: 5, 4, 3

Silverlight for Windows Phone

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


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