TileUpdateManager.CreateTileUpdaterForApplication(String) | createTileUpdaterForApplication(String) method

Applies to Windows and Windows Phone

Creates and initializes a new instance of the TileUpdater for a tile that belongs to another app in the same package as the calling app. The TileUpdater lets a developer change the appearance of that tile.

Syntax


var tileUpdater = Windows.UI.Notifications.TileUpdateManager.createTileUpdaterForApplication(applicationId);

Parameters

applicationId

Type: String [JavaScript] | System.String [.NET] | Platform::String [C++]

The Package Relative Application ID (PRAID) of the tile.

Return value

Type: TileUpdater

The object you will use to send changes to the tile identified by applicationId.

Remarks

This method is used only in conjunction with multi-app packages. The app identified by applicationId must belong to the same package as the caller.

Although you can specify the calling application's tile in this method, createTileUpdaterForApplication is the preferred method to use with single-app packages.

Requirements

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

Metadata

Windows.winmd

See also

TileUpdateManager
CreateTileUpdaterForApplication
App tiles and badges sample
Quickstart: Sending a tile update
Tile and tile notification overview
The tile template catalog
Guidelines and checklist for tiles
How to schedule a tile notification
How to set up periodic notifications for tiles
Tiles XML schema

 

 

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