ItemsControl.ClearContainerForItemOverride Method

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Undoes the effects of the PrepareContainerForItemOverride method.

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


Protected Overridable Sub ClearContainerForItemOverride ( _
    element As DependencyObject, _
    item As Object _
protected virtual void ClearContainerForItemOverride(
    DependencyObject element,
    Object item



A class that inherits from ItemsControl can override this method to undo one or more of the actions that it takes in the PrepareContainerForItemOverride method. If you override ClearContainerForItemOverride, always call the base implementation in your ClearContainerForItemOverride implementation.

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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