SystemParameters Class

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Contains properties that you can use to query system settings.

Inheritance Hierarchy


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


Public NotInheritable Class SystemParameters
public static class SystemParameters

The SystemParameters type exposes the following members.


  Name Description
Public propertyStatic memberSupported by Silverlight for Windows Phone HighContrast Gets a value that indicates whether the client computer is in high-contrast mode.
Public propertyStatic member WheelScrollLines Gets a value that indicates the number of lines to scroll vertically in response to mouse wheel events.


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.

Thread Safety

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.

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