Custom Control edit template cause compilation failure in Visual Studio 2019 (version 16.7 Preview 2) RRS feed

  • Question

  • In Visual Studio 2019 version 16.7 Preview 2, while try to edit the template of my custom control  using Edit Template option in designer which causes compilation failure due to empty properties fields  generated. Please find the code genereate details.

    **Code in our source side**

    >   <Setter Property="FocusVisualStyle" Value="{x:Null}" />
    >  <Setter Property="HorizontalContentAlignment" Value="{x:Static HorizontalAlignment.Center}" />

    **Code generated while edit template**


    > <Setter Property="FocusVisualStyle">
    > <Setter.Value>
    > <Null/>
    >  </Setter.Value>
    > </Setter>

    > <Setter Property="HorizontalContentAlignment">
    >   <Setter.Value>
    >  <Static/>
    >   </Setter.Value>
    >  </Setter>

    The issue reproduce only in Preview version and it working fine previous version.

    Project Framework : 4.6v

    **Error :**  Severity Code Description Project File Line Suppression State
    Error The tag 'Static' does not exist in XML namespace 'http://schemas.microsoft.com/winfx/2006/xaml/presentation'. Line 85 Position 22. ControlTesting MainWindow.xaml 85

    Reproducible Sample : https://drive.google.com/file/d/1sJG2CPzHuw6r5LwH06vm77eVmgY49eRX/view?usp=sharing

    Please suggest any solution to fix this.


    Thursday, June 11, 2020 9:22 AM

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  • Hi Magi02,

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    Friday, June 12, 2020 10:37 AM