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CoreWindow.Activate method

Activates the window. This method is called to present the window on the screen.

Syntax


public void Activate()

Parameters

This method has no parameters.

Remarks

The window is presented if the app is the foreground window. If the app has more than one window, the activating window is presented when the app is set to the foreground.


void MyCoreWindowEvents::Run() // this is an implementation of IFrameworkView::Run() used to show context
{
    CoreWindow::GetForCurrentThread()->Activate();

    /...

    CoreWindow::GetForCurrentThread()->Dispatcher->ProcessEvents(CoreProcessEventsOption::ProcessUntilQuit);
}

Windows Phone 8

This API is supported in native apps only.

Requirements (Windows 10 device family)

Device family

Universal

API contract

Windows.Foundation.UniversalApiContract, introduced version 1.0

Namespace

Windows.UI.Core
Windows::UI::Core [C++]

Metadata

Windows.Foundation.UniversalApiContract.winmd

Requirements (Windows 8.x and Windows Phone 8.x)

Minimum supported client

Windows 8

Minimum supported server

Windows Server 2012

Minimum supported phone

Windows Phone 8.1 [Windows Phone Silverlight 8.1 and Windows Runtime apps]

Namespace

Windows.UI.Core
Windows::UI::Core [C++]

Metadata

Windows.winmd

See also

CoreWindow

 

 

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