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Referencing image file stored in project resources through XAML

Posted By:      Posted Date: October 07, 2010    Points: 0   Category :WPF


I'm sure this is super simple but I can't seem to figure this out.  Here is my scenario:

I have a bunch of .jpg image files that are included in a resources folder inside my project.  I want to reference them in XAML as follows:

<Image Name="SobeysImage" Stretch="Fill" ToolTip="Sobeys Image" FlowDirection="LeftToRight" Grid.Column="1" Source="Resources/sobeys1.jpg">

I get the following error message when I try to run the application:

Error 2 The file Resources\Sobeys1.jpg is not part of the project or its 'Build Action' property is not set to 'Resource'. C:\_Development\PhotoTool\PhotoTool\Window1.xaml 10 117 PhotoTool


I made sure that I set the build action of the image to Resource.


What am I missing???

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