MessageBox.Show Method (Window, String, String, MessageBoxButton, MessageBoxImage, MessageBoxResult)

 
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Displays a message box in front of the specified window. The message box displays a message, title bar caption, button, and icon; and accepts a default message box result and returns a result.

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

<SecurityCriticalAttribute>
Public Shared Function Show (
	owner As Window,
	messageBoxText As String,
	caption As String,
	button As MessageBoxButton,
	icon As MessageBoxImage,
	defaultResult As MessageBoxResult
) As MessageBoxResult

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.

caption
Type: System.String

A String that specifies the title bar caption to display.

button
Type: System.Windows.MessageBoxButton

A MessageBoxButton value that specifies which button or buttons to display.

icon
Type: System.Windows.MessageBoxImage

A MessageBoxImage value that specifies the icon to display.

defaultResult
Type: System.Windows.MessageBoxResult

A MessageBoxResult value that specifies the default result of the message box.

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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