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DeviceInformation.Id | id property

A string representing the identity of the device.

Syntax


var id = deviceInformation.id;

Property value

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

A string representing the identity of the device.

Remarks

This ID can be used to activate device functionality using the CreateFromIdAsync methods on classes that implement device functionality.

The DeviceInformation object that the Id property identifies is actually adevice interface . For simplicity in this documentation, the DeviceInformation object is called a device, and the identifier in its Id property is called a DeviceInformation ID.

Requirements (Windows 10 device family)

Device family

Universal

API contract

Windows.Foundation.UniversalApiContract, introduced version 1.0

Namespace

Windows.Devices.Enumeration
Windows::Devices::Enumeration [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.Devices.Enumeration
Windows::Devices::Enumeration [C++]

Metadata

Windows.winmd

See also

DeviceInformation

 

 

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