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BasedOn problem with style

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  • Hi,

    I am trying to use the BasedOn syntax in my app but can not get it working.  I have followed the online MS documentation and am using a simple example...can anyone see what I am doing wrong.

    It keeps saying 'each style must specify a target type' even with the target type.  The NavigationBackButtonNormalStyle is a default MS generic style on a button.

    My style is in a custom resource dictionary that other styles work fine from.

    Thanks

       <Style x:Key="Style2" BasedOn="{StaticResource NavigationBackButtonNormalStyle}" TargetType="Button">
            <Setter Property="Control.Foreground" Value="Blue"/>
        </Style>

    Sunday, October 05, 2014 6:44 PM

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  • Hi Ireland,

    I can repro your problem. I fix it by rebuilding the project.

    I make a gif for illustrate, but It's a little big, so I share it using OneDrive. http://1drv.ms/1vGoBbw.

    If you still have question about this problem, please post more information about your scenario.

    Regards,


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    Monday, October 06, 2014 8:02 AM
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