Need Better Exception

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  1. Brad
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    Feb 2016

    Posted 17 Jan Link to this post

    When using a property grid, I have a DataTemplateSelector for properties that require my custom control to edit.  Upon initializing my control, I need a view model set, so I use AutoBindBehavior.UpdateBindingOnElementLoaded for that purpose.  Several times I have renamed a convenience setter for a property in my view model without renaming the corresponding dependency property, thus I was violating convention but nothing else.  Each time I did that, I would get a null reference exception.  I spent many hours trying to figure out what I did wrong.

    I would be SOOO helpful if the exception in this case said "unable to find dependency property X"  I would've know exactly what I did wrong...

  2. Ivan Ivanov
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    Posted 18 Jan Link to this post

    Hi,

    Thank you for sharing this feedback. The suggested change looks like a minor, but very helpful change. We will do our best to include it in some of our future releases. 

    Regards,
    Ivan Ivanov
    Telerik by Progress
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