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ActivationKind enumeration

Applies to Windows and Windows Phone

Specifies the type of activation.

Syntax


public enum ActivationKind

Attributes

[Version(0x06020000)]

Members

The ActivationKind enumeration has these members.

MemberValueDescription
Launch | launch0

The user launched the app or tapped a content tile.

Search | search1

The user wants to search with the app.

ShareTarget | shareTarget2

The app is activated as a target for share operations.

File | file3

An app launched a file whose file type this app is registered to handle.

Protocol | protocol4

An app launched a URL whose protocol this app is registered to handle.

FileOpenPicker | fileOpenPicker5

The user wants to pick files that are provided by the app.

FileSavePicker | fileSavePicker6

The user wants to save a file and selected the app as the location.

CachedFileUpdater | cachedFileUpdater7

The user wants to save a file that the app provides content management for.

ContactPicker | contactPicker8

The user wants to pick contacts.

Device | device9

The app handles AutoPlay.

PrintTaskSettings | printTaskSettings10

The app handles print tasks.

CameraSettings | cameraSettings11

The app captures photos or video from an attached camera.

RestrictedLaunch | restrictedLaunch12

Windows Store only. The user launched the restricted app.

AppointmentsProvider | appointmentsProvider13

The user wants to manage appointments that are provided by the app.

Contact | contact14

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 | lockScreenCall15

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 | voiceCommand16

Windows Phone only. The application was activated as the result of a voice command.

PickerReturned | pickerReturned1000

Windows Phone only. The application was activated after the completion of a picker.

WalletAction | walletAction1001

Windows Phone only. The application was activated to perform a Wallet operation.

PickFileContinuation | pickFileContinuation1002

Windows Phone only. The application was activated after the app was suspended for a file picker operation.

PickSaveFileContinuation | pickSaveFileContinuation1003

Windows Phone only. The application was activated after the app was suspended for a file save picker operation.

PickFolderContinuation | pickFolderContinuation1004

Windows Phone only. The application was activated after the app was suspended for a folder picker operation.

WebAuthenticationBrokerContinuation | webAuthenticationBrokerContinuation1005

Windows Phone only. The application was activated after the app was suspended for a web authentication broker operation.

Windows Phone 8

On Windows Phone 8, only Launch and PickerReturned are supported.

Requirements

Minimum supported client

Windows 8

Minimum supported server

Windows Server 2012

Minimum supported phone

Windows Phone 8

Namespace

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

Metadata

Windows.winmd

See also

Reference (C#/VB/C++)
CachedFileUpdaterActivatedEventArgs.Kind
CameraSettingsActivatedEventArgs.Kind
ContactPickerActivatedEventArgs.Kind
DeviceActivatedEventArgs.Kind
FileActivatedEventArgs.Kind
FileOpenPickerActivatedEventArgs.Kind
FileSavePickerActivatedEventArgs.Kind
LaunchActivatedEventArgs.Kind
PrintTaskSettingsActivatedEventArgs.Kind
ProtocolActivatedEventArgs.Kind
SearchActivatedEventArgs.Kind
ShareTargetActivatedEventArgs.Kind
Reference (JavaScript)
WebUICachedFileUpdaterActivatedEventArgs.kind
WebUICameraSettingsActivatedEventArgs.kind
WebUIContactPickerActivatedEventArgs.kind
WebUIDeviceActivatedEventArgs.kind
WebUIFileActivatedEventArgs.kind
WebUIFileOpenPickerActivatedEventArgs.kind
WebUIFileSavePickerActivatedEventArgs.kind
WebUILaunchActivatedEventArgs.kind
WebUIPrintTaskSettingsActivatedEventArgs.kind
WebUIProtocolActivatedEventArgs.kind
WebUISearchActivatedEventArgs.kind
WebUIShareTargetActivatedEventArgs.kind

 

 

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