SaveRingtoneTask Class

SaveRingtoneTask Class

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

Enables an application to launch the ringtones application. Use the SaveRingtoneTask to allow users to save a ringtone from your application to the system ringtones list.


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

public sealed class SaveRingtoneTask : ChooserBase<TaskEventArgs>
<SaveRingtoneTask .../>

The SaveRingtoneTask type exposes the following members.

Public methodSaveRingtoneTaskInitializes a new instance of the SaveRingtoneTask class.

Public propertyDisplayNameName used to identify the ringtone in the picker.
Public propertyIsShareableFlag that indicates whether the ringtone should be accessible to other applications.
Public propertySourceFile path to the local copy of the audio file to be added to the ringtone directory.
Public propertyTaskEventArgsThe EventArgs for the Completed event. (Inherited from ChooserBase<TTaskEventArgs>.)

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.)
Protected methodFireCompletedRaises the Completed event. (Inherited from ChooserBase<TTaskEventArgs>.)
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 methodShowShows the ringtones application. (Overrides ChooserBase<TTaskEventArgs>.Show().)
Public methodToStringReturns a string that represents the current object. (Inherited from Object.)

Public eventCompletedOccurs when a Chooser task is completed. (Inherited from ChooserBase<TTaskEventArgs>.)

Important noteImportant Note:
  • Ringtone files must be of type MP3 or WMA.

  • Ringtone files must be less than 40 seconds in length.

  • Ringtone files must not have digital rights management (DRM) protection.

  • Ringtone files must be less than 1 MB in size.

For more information, see the Ringtones sample. Also see How to use the save ringtone task for Windows Phone 8 for an example of using the SaveRingtoneTask.

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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