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Windows Presentation Foundation
.NET 4.0+

WPF Shapes Class Hierarchy

The one hundred and thirty-third part of the Windows Presentation Foundation Fundamentals tutorial looks at the base classes of the WPF shapes. This article includes the inheritance hierarchy of all of the WPF controls seen in the tutorial so far.


Recent articles in the WPF tutorial have described the shapes and path geometry options provided by WPF. In this article we'll add the classes for thee shapes to the inheritance hierarchy of the WPF controls.

Class Hierarchy

The updated type hierarchy is as follows:

In the next article we'll review the Shape base class and the members it provides.

4 February 2015