MediaElement.IsDecodingOnGPU Property

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Gets a value that indicates whether the MediaElement is being decoded in hardware.

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


Public ReadOnly Property IsDecodingOnGPU As Boolean
public bool IsDecodingOnGPU { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if the MediaElement is being decoded in hardware; otherwise, false.


Dependency property identifier field: IsDecodingOnGPUProperty

The IsDecodingOnGPU property is only valid after the MediaOpened event has been raised. IsDecodingOnGPU is not valid following a MediaFailed or MediaEnded event being raised.

Version Information


Supported in: 5


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