ContactPicker.PickContactAsync | pickContactAsync method

Applies to Windows and Windows Phone

Launches the Contact Picker to select a single contact.

Syntax


contactPicker.pickContactAsync().done( /* Your success and error handlers */ );

Parameters

This method has no parameters.

Return value

Type: IAsyncOperation<Contact>

The operation that launches the Contact Picker.

Remarks

To pick multiple contacts at once, use PickContactsAsync.

For info about how to select contacts, see Quickstart: Selecting user contacts (XAML) and Quickstart: Selecting user contacts (HTML).

Examples

This example shows how to use the PickContactAsync method.


var contactPicker = new Windows.ApplicationModel.Contacts.ContactPicker();
Contact contact = await contactPicker.PickContactAsync();


Requirements

Minimum supported client

Windows 8.1

Minimum supported server

Windows Server 2012 R2

Minimum supported phone

Windows Phone 8.1 [Windows Phone Silverlight 8.1 and Windows Runtime apps]

Namespace

Windows.ApplicationModel.Contacts
Windows::ApplicationModel::Contacts [C++]

Metadata

Windows.winmd

See also

Contact Picker app sample
ContactPicker

 

 

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