- Create a new project. Add a new item and then select user control.
- Then go to MyUserControl1.xaml and add
textblock and image from
- Now, we want to give the control to the user using our custom control so he/she can change text and image. For that, go to MyUserControl1.xaml.cs and add a dependency property of type as of the '
text' property of
string. In this case, set
metadata to '
- Do the same for source of the image of the type '
Now, bind the respected properties with our dependency properties so they can be changed by the user.
Now, we can use our created custom control anywhere we like. And can change the text or image source to add any image.
Like this, we can give the desired control over our custom control to the user by binding them with our created dependency properties.
Source code: https://github.com/umerqureshi93/CustomControl
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