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BackgroundExecutionManager class

Manage permission to run background tasks.

Syntax


var backgroundExecutionManager = Windows.ApplicationModel.Background.BackgroundExecutionManager;

public static class BackgroundExecutionManager

Public NotInheritable Class BackgroundExecutionManager

public ref class BackgroundExecutionManager abstract sealed 

Members

The BackgroundExecutionManager class has these types of members:

Methods

The BackgroundExecutionManager class has these methods. With C#, Visual Basic, and C++, it also inherits methods from the Object class.

MethodDescription
GetAccessStatus Gets the app's background task execution capability.
GetAccessStatus(String) Gets the specified app's background task execution capability.
RemoveAccess Removes the calling app from the list of apps that may run background tasks.
RemoveAccess(String) Removes a specific app from the list of apps that may run background tasks.
RequestAccessAsync Requests that the app be permitted to run background tasks.
RequestAccessAsync(String) Requests that the app be permitted to run background tasks.

 

Requirements (Windows 10 device family)

Device family

Universal, introduced version 10.0.10240.0

API contract

Windows.Foundation.UniversalApiContract, introduced version 1.0

Namespace

Windows.ApplicationModel.Background
Windows::ApplicationModel::Background [C++]

Metadata

Windows.Foundation.UniversalApiContract.winmd

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

Minimum supported client

Windows 8 [Windows Store apps only]

Minimum supported server

Windows Server 2012 [Windows Store apps only]

Minimum supported phone

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

Namespace

Windows.ApplicationModel.Background
Windows::ApplicationModel::Background [C++]

Metadata

Windows.winmd

Attributes

[ Version(0x06020000)]

See also

Object
Background task sample