MessageBox.Show Method (Window, String)


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Displays a message box in front of the specified window. The message box displays a message and returns a result.

Namespace:   System.Windows
Assembly:  PresentationFramework (in PresentationFramework.dll)

public static MessageBoxResult Show(
	Window owner,
	string messageBoxText


Type: System.Windows.Window

A Window that represents the owner window of the message box.

Type: System.String

A String that specifies the text to display.

Return Value

Type: System.Windows.MessageBoxResult

A MessageBoxResult value that specifies which message box button is clicked by the user.

By default, the message box appears in front of the window that is currently active.

.NET Framework
Available since 3.0
Available since 5.0
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