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FileDialog.RunDialog Method

RunDialog is called to display a file dialog in a derived class, such as OpenFileDialog and SaveFileDialog.

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

protected override bool RunDialog(
	IntPtr hwndOwner
)
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Parameters

hwndOwner
Type: System.IntPtr

Handle to the window that owns the dialog.

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if the user clicks the OK button of the dialog that is displayed (for example, OpenFileDialog, SaveFileDialog); otherwise, false.

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

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003

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

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0
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