Notification.Caption Property

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Gets or sets a string specifying the title text for the message balloon.

Namespace:  Microsoft.WindowsCE.Forms
Assembly:  Microsoft.WindowsCE.Forms (in Microsoft.WindowsCE.Forms.dll)


Public Property Caption As String
Dim instance As Notification
Dim value As String

value = instance.Caption

instance.Caption = value
public string Caption { get; set; }
property String^ Caption {
    String^ get ();
    void set (String^ value);
member Caption : string with get, set

Property Value

Type: System.String
A string that specifies the caption text. The default value is an empty string ("").


The background color of the caption is dependent on the current theme of the user.

Use the Text property to modify the text in the body of the message balloon.


The following code creates a notification and sets the caption of the message balloon. This code example is part of a larger example provided for the Notification class.

Notification1.Caption = "Notification scenario - data download"
notification1.Caption = "Notification scenario - data download";

.NET Framework Security


Windows Mobile for Pocket PC

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Version Information

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 2.0

See Also


Notification Class

Notification Members

Microsoft.WindowsCE.Forms Namespace