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Displays a message to the user and optionally prompts for a response.
Assembly: System.Windows (in System.Windows.dll)
Thetype exposes the following members.
|Equals(Object)||Determines whether the specified Object is equal to the current Object. (Inherited from Object.)|
|Finalize||Allows an object to try to free resources and perform other cleanup operations before the Object is reclaimed by garbage collection. (Inherited from Object.)|
|GetHashCode||Serves as a hash function for a particular type. (Inherited from Object.)|
|GetType||Gets the Type of the current instance. (Inherited from Object.)|
|MemberwiseClone||Creates a shallow copy of the current Object. (Inherited from Object.)|
|Show(String)||Displays a message box that contains the specified text and an OK button.|
|Show(String, String, MessageBoxButton)||Displays a message box that contains the specified text, title bar caption, and response buttons.|
|ToString||Returns a string that represents the current object. (Inherited from Object.)|
The class provides a static Show method that you can use to display a message in a simple dialog box. The dialog box is modal and provides an OK button.
An overload of the Show method enables you to specify a title bar caption and an optional Cancel button. If you display a Cancel button, you can use the return value of the method to determine the user's response.
The following example code demonstrates how to use this class.