ShellToast Class

ShellToast Class

[ This article is for Windows Phone 8 developers. If you’re developing for Windows 10, see the latest documentation. ]

Used for displaying a toast to the user.


Namespace:  Microsoft.Phone.Shell
Assembly:  Microsoft.Phone (in Microsoft.Phone.dll)
XMLNS for XAML: Not mapped to an xmlns.

public class ShellToast
<ShellToast .../>

The ShellToast type exposes the following members.

Public methodShellToastInitializes a new instance of the ShellToast class.

Public propertyContentGet or sets the contents of the toast message.
Public propertyNavigationUriGets or sets the URI to navigate to if the user taps the toast message.
Public propertySoundGets or sets the sound URI of the toast message.
Public propertyTitleGets or sets the title of the toast message.

Public methodEquals(Object)Determines whether the specified Object is equal to the current Object. (Inherited from Object.)
Protected methodFinalizeAllows an object to try to free resources and perform other cleanup operations before the Object is reclaimed by garbage collection. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodGetHashCodeServes as a hash function for a particular type. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodGetTypeGets the Type of the current instance. (Inherited from Object.)
Protected methodMemberwiseCloneCreates a shallow copy of the current Object. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodShowDisplays the toast message.
Public methodToStringReturns a string that represents the current object. (Inherited from Object.)

While the ShellToast.Show method can be called from any application, a toast will not be displayed if the current foreground application is the caller of the ShellToast.Show method. This means that this should primarily be used by a background agent.

Windows Phone OS

Supported in: 8.1, 8.0, 7.1

Windows Phone

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.

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