Export (0) Print
Expand All
Expand Minimize
2 out of 6 rated this helpful - Rate this topic

DialogResult Enumeration

Specifies identifiers to indicate the return value of a dialog box.

[Visual Basic]
<Serializable>
<ComVisible(True)>
Public Enum DialogResult
[C#]
[Serializable]
[ComVisible(true)]
public enum DialogResult
[C++]
[Serializable]
[ComVisible(true)]
__value public enum DialogResult
[JScript]
public
   Serializable
 ComVisible(true)
enum DialogResult

Remarks

The Button.DialogResult property and the Form.ShowDialog method use this enumeration.

Members

Member name Description
Abort

Supported by the .NET Compact Framework.

The dialog box return value is Abort (usually sent from a button labeled Abort).
Cancel

Supported by the .NET Compact Framework.

The dialog box return value is Cancel (usually sent from a button labeled Cancel).
Ignore

Supported by the .NET Compact Framework.

The dialog box return value is Ignore (usually sent from a button labeled Ignore).
No

Supported by the .NET Compact Framework.

The dialog box return value is No (usually sent from a button labeled No).
None

Supported by the .NET Compact Framework.

Nothing is returned from the dialog box. This means that the modal dialog continues running.
OK

Supported by the .NET Compact Framework.

The dialog box return value is OK (usually sent from a button labeled OK).
Retry

Supported by the .NET Compact Framework.

The dialog box return value is Retry (usually sent from a button labeled Retry).
Yes

Supported by the .NET Compact Framework.

The dialog box return value is Yes (usually sent from a button labeled Yes).

Example

[Visual Basic] 
Private Sub ValidateUserEntry5()

    ' Checks the value of the text.

    If ServerName.Text.Length = 0 Then

        ' Initializes variables to pass to the MessageBox.Show method.

        Dim Message As String = "You did not enter a server name. Cancel this operation?"
        Dim Caption As String = "No Server Name Specified"
        Dim Buttons As Integer = MessageBoxButtons.YesNo

        Dim Result As DialogResult

        'Displays a MessageBox using the Question icon and specifying the No button as the default.

        Result = MessageBox.Show(Me, Message, Caption, MessageBoxButtons.YesNo)

        ' Gets the result of the MessageBox display.

        If Result = DialogResult.Yes Then

            ' Closes the parent form.

            Me.Close()

        End If

    End If

End Sub

[C#] 
private void validateUserEntry5()
{

    // Checks the value of the text.

    if(serverName.Text.Length == 0)
    {

        // Initializes the variables to pass to the MessageBox.Show method.

        string message = "You did not enter a server name. Cancel this operation?";
        string caption = "No Server Name Specified";
        MessageBoxButtons buttons = MessageBoxButtons.YesNo;
        DialogResult result;

        // Displays the MessageBox.

        result = MessageBox.Show(this, message, caption, buttons);

        if(result == DialogResult.Yes)
        {

            // Closes the parent form.

            this.Close();

        }

    }

}

[C++] 
private:
    void validateUserEntry5() {
        // Checks the value of the text.
        if (serverName->Text->Length == 0) {

            // Initializes the variables to pass to the MessageBox::Show method.
            String* message = S"You did not enter a server name. Cancel this operation?";
            String* caption = S"No Server Name Specified";
            MessageBoxButtons buttons = MessageBoxButtons::YesNo;
            System::Windows::Forms::DialogResult result;

            // Displays the MessageBox.
            result = MessageBox::Show(this, message, caption, buttons);

            if (result == DialogResult::Yes) {
                // Closes the parent form.
                this->Close();
            }
        }
    }

[JScript] No example is available for JScript. To view a Visual Basic, C#, or C++ example, click the Language Filter button Language Filter in the upper-left corner of the page.

Requirements

Namespace: System.Windows.Forms

Platforms: Windows 98, Windows NT 4.0, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 2000, Windows XP Home Edition, Windows XP Professional, Windows Server 2003 family, .NET Compact Framework

Assembly: System.Windows.Forms (in System.Windows.Forms.dll)

See Also

System.Windows.Forms Namespace | Button | Form

Did you find this helpful?
(1500 characters remaining)
Thank you for your feedback
Show:
© 2014 Microsoft. All rights reserved.