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IGeoPositionWatcher<T>.TryStart Method

Start acquiring location data, specifying an initialization timeout. This method returns synchronously.

Namespace:  System.Device.Location
Assembly:  System.Device (in System.Device.dll)

bool TryStart(
	bool suppressPermissionPrompt,
	TimeSpan timeout


Type: System.Boolean
If true, do not prompt the user to enable location providers and only start if location data is already enabled.
If false, a dialog box may be displayed to prompt the user to enable location sensors that are disabled.
Type: System.TimeSpan
Time in milliseconds to wait for initialization to complete.

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if succeeded, false if timed out.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

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