how to test code in a wpf user control library

Im trying to figure out how to debug some code I created in a wpf user control library.

Because wpf user control libraries have no startup object Im not sure how to step into my code.

Error running from wpf user control library
The code is a simple validation of a text box.

Code Im trying to reach in wpf user control library.
I just want some way to invoke it.  Maybe a windows form with a button and a text box that references it and calls it.
Steve HougomDeveloper IIAsked:
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Éric MoreauSenior .Net ConsultantCommented:
Create a WPF application project, add a reference to your other project and then you will be able to test it.
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Russ SuterCommented:
You need to embed the usercontrol in a form and run the application.
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Steve HougomDeveloper IIAuthor Commented:
I added a windows form project to mine and Im trying to figure out how to invoke it.

Here is what my solution explorer looks like now.
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Im just using a form1 button click to attempt to invoke my validation.  Im just not sure how to code the object that allows me to step through my validation.cs in the referenced project.
 
test form
Here is a button click event that I would like to use invoke the validation class in validation.cs.  Im just not sure how to code it.
Here is the validation.cs file in my wpf user control library project.

windows form used to test wpf user control that is in the dll i referenced




Here is the xaml from the user control.

<UserControl x:Class="SoftwareAssetFormValidationControl.ValidationControl"            
             xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft.com/winfx/2006/xaml/presentation"            
             xmlns:x="http://schemas.microsoft.com/winfx/2006/xaml"            
             xmlns:mc="http://schemas.openxmlformats.org/markup-compatibility/2006"            
             xmlns:d="http://schemas.microsoft.com/expression/blend/2008"            
             mc:Ignorable="d"            
             Visibility="Collapsed"            
             Width="Auto" Height="Auto" DataContextChanged="FormControl_DataContextChanged" >
    <Grid Height="Auto" Width="Auto">
        <TextBox Height="0" Margin="0,0,0,0" Name="textId" VerticalAlignment="Top" Width="0" Text="{Binding Path=$Id$, Mode=OneWay}" Visibility="Collapsed" />
    </Grid>
</UserControl>
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