StatusActivityObject Class

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An instance of class DataItem that provides programmatic access to status activity information.

Feature:  Microsoft.Live.Services
Namespace:  Microsoft.Live.Services

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Microsoft.Live.Services.StatusActivityObject = function();


The StatusActivityObject class is used with the AddStatusActivity class to create and read status activities that represent an update of the author's situation, mood, location, or other status.

For more information about the specification for this object type, see "Status" in Atom A.

For more information about activities, see Activities Resource and Working with Activities (JavaScript).

The following example demonstrates how to add a status activity to an existing activity collection. The StatusActivityObject object is used in the initialization of the AddStatusActivity object.

function addStatusActivity() {
    if (myActivitiesCollection) {
        var statusActivityObject = new Microsoft.Live.Services.StatusActivityObject('status activity content');
        var content = $get('txtActivity').value + "  " + new Date();
        var statusActivity = new Microsoft.Live.Services.AddStatusActivity([statusActivityObject], '');

	if (myActivitiesCollection.isValidType(statusActivity)) {


Windows Live Messenger Connect

Supported in: 4.1

Internet Explorer 8.0, Internet Explorer 7.0, Internet Explorer 6.0, Firefox 3.6, Firefox 3.5, Firefox 3.0, Firefox 2.0, Firefox 1.5, Chrome 4.0, Chrome 3.0, Chrome 2.0, Chrome 1.0, Safari 4.0, Safari 3.0