GeoPositionPermission Enumeration

GeoPositionPermission Enumeration

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

Defines the level of access an application has to the location service. Used by the Permission property.

Namespace:  System.Device.Location
Assembly:  System.Device (in System.Device.dll)

public enum GeoPositionPermission
<object property="enumerationValue" .../>

Member nameDescription
UnknownAccess to the location service is unknown.
GrantedAccess to the location service is granted.
DeniedAccess to the location service is denied.


If you use this API in your app, you must specify the following capabilities in the app manifest. Otherwise, your app might not work correctly or it might exit unexpectedly.


Windows Phone 8, Windows Phone OS 7.1


Windows Phone 8

For more info, see App capabilities and hardware requirements for Windows Phone 8.

Windows Phone OS

Supported in: 8.1, 8.0, 7.1, 7.0

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