CommonDialog.RunDialog Method (IntPtr)


When overridden in a derived class, is called to display a particular type of Win32 common dialog.

Namespace:   Microsoft.Win32
Assembly:  PresentationFramework (in PresentationFramework.dll)

Protected MustOverride Function RunDialog (
	hwndOwner As IntPtr
) As Boolean


Type: System.IntPtr

Handle to the window that owns the dialog box.

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean

If the user clicks the OK button of the dialog that is displayed (e.g. OpenFileDialog, SaveFileDialog), true is returned; otherwise, false.

The dialog that is eventually shown is assigned an owner window, which is specified by the hwndOwner parameter.

.NET Framework
Available since 3.0
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