NavigationService.Navigate Method

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Navigates to the content specified by the uniform resource identifier (URI).

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


Public Function Navigate ( _
    source As Uri _
) As Boolean
public bool Navigate(
    Uri source


  • source
    Type: System.Uri
    The URI of the content to navigate to.

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if the navigation started successfully; otherwise, false.

Version Information


Supported in: 5, 4, 3


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