StackPanel.MeasureOverride Method

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Measures the size in layout required for child elements and determines a size for the derived class.

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


Protected Overrides NotOverridable Function MeasureOverride ( _
    constraint As Size _
) As Size
protected override sealed Size MeasureOverride(
    Size constraint


  • constraint
    Type: System.Windows.Size
    The available size that this element can give to child elements.

Return Value

Type: System.Windows.Size
The size that this element determines it needs during layout, based on its calculations of child element sizes.

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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