OutOfBrowserSettings Class

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Represents information about an application that is configured for out-of-browser support.

Inheritance Hierarchy


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


Public NotInheritable Class OutOfBrowserSettings _
    Inherits DependencyObject
public sealed class OutOfBrowserSettings : DependencyObject
<Deployment xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft.com/client/2007/deployment">
    <OutOfBrowserSettings ...>

XAML Values

  • propertyElements
    Property elements that specify values for OutOfBrowserSettings properties.

The OutOfBrowserSettings type exposes the following members.


  Name Description
Public method OutOfBrowserSettings Initializes a new instance of the OutOfBrowserSettings class.



  Name Description
Public property Blurb Gets a short description of the application.
Public property Dispatcher Gets the Dispatcher this object is associated with. (Inherited from DependencyObject.)
Public property EnableGPUAcceleration Gets a value that indicates whether to use graphics processor unit hardware acceleration for cached compositions, which potentially results in graphics optimization.
Public property Icons Gets a collection of Icon instances associated with the application.
Public property SecuritySettings Gets the security settings applied to the out-of-browser application.
Public property ShortName Gets the short version of the application title.
Public property ShowInstallMenuItem Gets a value that indicates whether the application right-click menu includes an install option.
Public property WindowSettings Gets the settings applied to the application window.



  Name Description
Public method CheckAccess Determines whether the calling thread has access to this object. (Inherited from DependencyObject.)
Public method ClearValue Clears the local value of a dependency property. (Inherited from DependencyObject.)
Public method Equals(Object) Determines whether the specified Object is equal to the current Object. (Inherited from Object.)
Protected method Finalize Allows an object to try to free resources and perform other cleanup operations before the Object is reclaimed by garbage collection. (Inherited from Object.)
Public method GetAnimationBaseValue Returns any base value established for a Silverlight dependency property, which would apply in cases where an animation is not active. (Inherited from DependencyObject.)
Public method GetHashCode Serves as a hash function for a particular type. (Inherited from Object.)
Public method GetType Gets the Type of the current instance. (Inherited from Object.)
Public method GetValue Returns the current effective value of a dependency property from a DependencyObject. (Inherited from DependencyObject.)
Protected method MemberwiseClone Creates a shallow copy of the current Object. (Inherited from Object.)
Public method ReadLocalValue Returns the local value of a dependency property, if a local value is set. (Inherited from DependencyObject.)
Public method SetValue Sets the local value of a dependency property on a DependencyObject. (Inherited from DependencyObject.)
Public method ToString Returns a string that represents the current object. (Inherited from Object.)



  Name Description
Public fieldStatic member BlurbProperty Identifies the Blurb dependency property.
Public fieldStatic member EnableGPUAccelerationProperty Identifies the EnableGPUAcceleration dependency property.
Public fieldStatic member IconsProperty Identifies the Icons dependency property.
Public fieldStatic member SecuritySettingsProperty Identifies the SecuritySettings dependency property.
Public fieldStatic member ShortNameProperty Identifies the ShortName dependency property.
Public fieldStatic member ShowInstallMenuItemProperty Identifies the ShowInstallMenuItem dependency property.
Public fieldStatic member WindowSettingsProperty Identifies the WindowSettings dependency property.



This class is used by the Deployment.OutOfBrowserSettings property for out-of-browser support.

For more information, see How to: Configure an Application for Out-of-Browser Support.

Version Information


Supported in: 5, 4, 3


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

Thread Safety

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.