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MessageBox::Show Method (Window, String)

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
)

Parameters

owner
Type: System.Windows::Window

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

messageBoxText
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

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1
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