ManipulationStartedEventArgs.ManipulationContainer Property

Gets the container that defines the coordinates for the manipulation.

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


Public Property ManipulationContainer As UIElement
public UIElement ManipulationContainer { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.Windows.UIElement
The container element.


In WPF, this property uses the IInputElement interface. In Silverlight, this property uses UIElement, because Silverlight does not define the parallel ContentElement structure that motivates IInputElement.

Version Notes

Silverlight for the desktop

Do not use for a Silverlight for the desktop application.

Silverlight for Windows Phone Silverlight for Windows Phone

For information on using manipulations on Silverlight for Windows Phone, see How to: Handle Manipulation Events.

Version Information

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.