ShellTile.Create Method (Uri, ShellTileData, Boolean)

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

Creates a new secondary Tile.

Namespace: Microsoft.Phone.Shell
Assembly: Microsoft.Phone (in Microsoft.Phone.dll)


Public Shared Sub Create ( _
    navigationUri As Uri, _
    initialData As ShellTileData, _
    supportsWideTile As Boolean _
public static void Create(
    Uri navigationUri,
    ShellTileData initialData,
    bool supportsWideTile


  • navigationUri
    Type: System..::.Uri
    URI for the Tile being created. The URI can contain custom launch parameters.
  • supportsWideTile
    Type: System..::.Boolean
    true if the wide tile size is supported; otherwise, false.

Version Information

Windows Phone OS

Supported in: 8.1, 8.0

See Also


ShellTile Class

Create Overload

Microsoft.Phone.Shell Namespace