FrameworkElementAutomationPeer.GetNameCore Method


Gets the text label of the ContentElement that is associated with this ContentElementAutomationPeer. Called by GetName().

 override System::String ^ GetNameCore();
protected override string GetNameCore ();
override this.GetNameCore : unit -> string
Protected Overrides Function GetNameCore () As String


The text label of the element that is associated with this automation peer.


The name property can be thought of as the string of text that a user would use to explain which control is being referred to. It is important to have a textual representation for all controls in the graphical user interface (GUI) so that you can programmatically refer to the control in a localized manner.

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