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ShutdownMode Enumeration
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ShutdownMode Enumeration

Specifies how an application will shutdown. Used by the ShutdownMode property.

Namespace: System.Windows
Assembly: PresentationFramework (in presentationframework.dll)
XML Namespace:  http://schemas.microsoft.com/winfx/2006/xaml/presentation

public enum ShutdownMode : byte
public enum ShutdownMode
public enum ShutdownMode
<object property="EnumerationValue" .../>

 Member nameDescription
OnExplicitShutdownAn application shuts down only when Shutdown is called. 
OnLastWindowCloseAn application shuts down when either the last window closes, or Shutdown is called. 
OnMainWindowCloseAn application shuts down when either the main window closes, or Shutdown is called. 

Windows 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows CE, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0

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