Canvas.ArrangeOverride Method

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Provides the behavior for the "arrange" pass of Silverlight layout.

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


Protected Overrides NotOverridable Function ArrangeOverride ( _
    arrangeSize As Size _
) As Size
protected override sealed Size ArrangeOverride(
    Size arrangeSize


  • arrangeSize
    Type: System.Windows.Size
    The size that this object should use to arrange its child objects.

Return Value

Type: System.Windows.Size
The actual size used.

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.