PreferredPlacement | preferredPlacement property

LauncherUIOptions.PreferredPlacement | preferredPlacement property

[ Updated for UWP apps on Windows 10. For Windows 8.x articles, see the archive ]

Gets or sets the preferred placement of the Open With and Warning dialog boxes when starting a default app.

Syntax


var preferredPlacement = launcherUIOptions.preferredPlacement;
launcherUIOptions.preferredPlacement = preferredPlacement;

Property value

Type: Placement

The preferred placement.

Remarks

Important  This property is only implemented on Desktop devices.
 

Requirements (Windows 10 device family)

Device family

Universal

API contract

Windows.Foundation.UniversalApiContract, introduced version 1.0

Namespace

Windows.System
Windows::System [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.System
Windows::System [C++]

Metadata

Windows.winmd

See also

LauncherUIOptions
Samples
Association launching sample
Tasks
How to launch the default app for a file (JavaScript)
Launch the default app for a file
How to launch the default app for a URI (JavaScript)
Launch the default app for a URI
Guidelines
Guidelines for file types and URIs
Reference
Launcher.LaunchFileAsync(IStorageFile, LauncherOptions)
Launcher.LaunchUriAsync(Uri, LauncherOptions)

 

 

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