Specifies the type of activation.
The ActivationKind enumeration has these members.
|Launch | launch||0||
The user launched the app or tapped a content tile.
|Search | search||1||
The user wants to search with the app.
|ShareTarget | shareTarget||2||
The app is activated as a target for share operations.
|File | file||3||
An app launched a file whose file type this app is registered to handle.
|Protocol | protocol||4||
An app launched a URL whose protocol this app is registered to handle.
|FileOpenPicker | fileOpenPicker||5||
The user wants to pick files that are provided by the app.
|FileSavePicker | fileSavePicker||6||
The user wants to save a file and selected the app as the location.
|CachedFileUpdater | cachedFileUpdater||7||
The user wants to save a file that the app provides content management for.
|ContactPicker | contactPicker||8||
The user wants to pick contacts.
|Device | device||9||
The app handles AutoPlay.
|PrintTaskSettings | printTaskSettings||10||
The app handles print tasks.
|CameraSettings | cameraSettings||11||
The app captures photos or video from an attached camera.
|RestrictedLaunch | restrictedLaunch||12||
Windows Store only. The user launched the restricted app.
|AppointmentsProvider | appointmentsProvider||13||
The user wants to manage appointments that are provided by the app.
|Contact | contact||14||
Windows Store only. The user wants to handle calls or messages for the phone number of a contact that is provided by the app.
|LockScreenCall | lockScreenCall||15||
Windows Store only. The app launches a call from the lock screen. If the user wants to accept the call, the app displays its call UI directly on the lock screen without requiring the user to unlock. A lock-screen call is a special type of launch activation.
|VoiceCommand | voiceCommand||16||
Windows Phone only. The application was activated as the result of a voice command.
|PickerReturned | pickerReturned||1000||
Windows Phone only. The application was activated after the completion of a picker.
|WalletAction | walletAction||1001||
Windows Phone only. The application was activated to perform a Wallet operation.
|PickFileContinuation | pickFileContinuation||1002||
Windows Phone only. The application was activated after the app was suspended for a file picker operation.
|PickSaveFileContinuation | pickSaveFileContinuation||1003||
Windows Phone only. The application was activated after the app was suspended for a file save picker operation.
|PickFolderContinuation | pickFolderContinuation||1004||
Windows Phone only. The application was activated after the app was suspended for a folder picker operation.
|WebAuthenticationBrokerContinuation | webAuthenticationBrokerContinuation||1005||
Windows Phone only. The application was activated after the app was suspended for a web authentication broker operation.
On Windows Phone 8, only Launch and PickerReturned are supported.
Minimum supported client
Minimum supported server
|Windows Server 2012|
Minimum supported phone
|Windows Phone 8|
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