Show Method (Window, String, String)

MessageBox.Show Method (Window, String, String)


Displays a message box in front of the specified window. The message box displays a message and title bar caption; and it returns a result.

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

public static MessageBoxResult Show(
	Window owner,
	string messageBoxText,
	string caption


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.

Type: System.String

A String that specifies the title bar caption 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
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