Context.StopService(Intent) Method

Definition

Request that a given application service be stopped.

[Android.Runtime.Register("stopService", "(Landroid/content/Intent;)Z", "GetStopService_Landroid_content_Intent_Handler")]
public abstract bool StopService (Android.Content.Intent? service);
[<Android.Runtime.Register("stopService", "(Landroid/content/Intent;)Z", "GetStopService_Landroid_content_Intent_Handler")>]
abstract member StopService : Android.Content.Intent -> bool

Parameters

service
Intent

Description of the service to be stopped. The Intent must be either fully explicit (supplying a component name) or specify a specific package name it is targeted to.

Returns

Boolean

If there is a service matching the given Intent that is already running, then it is stopped and true is returned; else false is returned.

Attributes

Exceptions

Remarks

Java documentation for android.content.Context.stopService(android.content.Intent).

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