AppBar.dispatchEvent method

Applies to Windows and Windows Phone

Raises an event of the specified type and with additional properties. Learn about custom events with Adding functionality with WinJS mixins.

Syntax


var boolean = appBar.dispatchEvent(type, eventProperties);

Parameters

type

Type: string

The type (name) of the event.

eventProperties

Type: object

The set of additional properties to be attached to the event object when the event is raised.

Return value

Type: Boolean

true if preventDefault was called on the event, otherwise false.

Requirements

Minimum supported client

Windows 8 [Windows Store apps only]

Minimum supported server

Windows Server 2012 [Windows Store apps only]

Minimum supported phone

Windows Phone 8.1

Namespace

WinJS.UI

Library

Ui.js

See also

AppBar
AppBarCommand
AppBarIcon
BackButton
NavBar
Your first app - Part 3: PageControl objects and navigation
Navigating between pages (HTML)
Adding app bars
Adding nav bars
HTML AppBar control sample
HTML NavBar control sample
Navigation and navigation history sample
Designers
Command patterns
Navigation patterns
Guidelines for app bars
Bottom app bar
Top app bar

 

 

Show:
© 2014 Microsoft