ActivationKind ActivationKind ActivationKind ActivationKind ActivationKind Enum

Definition

Specifies the type of activation.

public : enum class ActivationKind
enum class winrt::Windows::ApplicationModel::Activation::ActivationKind : int32_t
public enum ActivationKind
Public Enum ActivationKind
var value = Windows.ApplicationModel.Activation.ActivationKind.appointmentsProvider;
Attributes
Windows 10 requirements
Device family
Windows 10 (introduced v10.0.10240.0)
API contract
Windows.Foundation.UniversalApiContract (introduced v1)

Fields

AppointmentsProvider AppointmentsProvider AppointmentsProvider AppointmentsProvider AppointmentsProvider 13

The user wants to manage appointments that are provided by the app.

BarcodeScannerProvider BarcodeScannerProvider BarcodeScannerProvider BarcodeScannerProvider BarcodeScannerProvider 1022

The app was activated as a barcode scanner provider.

CachedFileUpdater CachedFileUpdater CachedFileUpdater CachedFileUpdater CachedFileUpdater 7

The user wants to save a file that the app provides content management for.

CameraSettings CameraSettings CameraSettings CameraSettings CameraSettings 11

The app captures photos or video from an attached camera.

CommandLineLaunch CommandLineLaunch CommandLineLaunch CommandLineLaunch CommandLineLaunch 1021

The app was launched from the command line. Introduced in Windows 10, version 1709 (10.0.16299)

ComponentUI ComponentUI ComponentUI ComponentUI ComponentUI 1007

Reserved for system use. Introduced in Windows 10, version 1507 (10.0.10240).

Contact Contact Contact Contact Contact 14

Windows Store only. The user wants to handle calls or messages for the phone number of a contact that is provided by the app.

ContactPanel ContactPanel ContactPanel ContactPanel ContactPanel 1017

The app was launched from the My People UI. Note: introduced in Windows 10, version 1703 (10.0.15063), but not used. Now used starting with Windows 10, version 1709 (10.0.16299).

ContactPicker ContactPicker ContactPicker ContactPicker ContactPicker 8

The user wants to pick contacts.

Device Device Device Device Device 9

The app handles AutoPlay.

DevicePairing DevicePairing DevicePairing DevicePairing DevicePairing 1013

This app was activated as a result of pairing a device.

DialReceiver DialReceiver DialReceiver DialReceiver DialReceiver 1012

This app was launched by another app on a different device by using the DIAL protocol. Introduced in Windows 10, version 1507 (10.0.10240).

File File File File File 3

An app launched a file whose file type this app is registered to handle.

FileOpenPicker FileOpenPicker FileOpenPicker FileOpenPicker FileOpenPicker 5

The user wants to pick files that are provided by the app.

FilePickerExperience FilePickerExperience FilePickerExperience FilePickerExperience FilePickerExperience 1015

Reserved for system use. Introduced in Windows 10, version 1607 (10.0.14393).

FileSavePicker FileSavePicker FileSavePicker FileSavePicker FileSavePicker 6

The user wants to save a file and selected the app as the location.

GameUIProvider GameUIProvider GameUIProvider GameUIProvider GameUIProvider 1019

The app was activated because it was launched by the OS due to a game's request for Xbox-specific UI. Introduced in Windows 10, version 1703 (10.0.15063).

Launch Launch Launch Launch Launch 0

The user launched the app or tapped a content tile.

LockScreen LockScreen LockScreen LockScreen LockScreen 17

The app was activated as the lock screen. Introduced in Windows 10, version 1507 (10.0.10240).

LockScreenCall LockScreenCall LockScreenCall LockScreenCall LockScreenCall 15

Windows Store only. The app launches a call from the lock screen. If the user wants to accept the call, the app displays its call UI directly on the lock screen without requiring the user to unlock. A lock-screen call is a special type of launch activation.

LockScreenComponent LockScreenComponent LockScreenComponent LockScreenComponent LockScreenComponent 1016

Reserved for system use. Introduced in Windows 10, version 1703 (10.0.15063).

PickerReturned PickerReturned PickerReturned PickerReturned PickerReturned 1000

Windows Phone only. The app was activated after the completion of a picker.

PickFileContinuation PickFileContinuation PickFileContinuation PickFileContinuation PickFileContinuation 1002

Windows Phone only. The app was activated after the app was suspended for a file picker operation.

PickFolderContinuation PickFolderContinuation PickFolderContinuation PickFolderContinuation PickFolderContinuation 1004

Windows Phone only. The app was activated after the app was suspended for a folder picker operation.

PickSaveFileContinuation PickSaveFileContinuation PickSaveFileContinuation PickSaveFileContinuation PickSaveFileContinuation 1003

Windows Phone only. The app was activated after the app was suspended for a file save picker operation.

Print3DWorkflow Print3DWorkflow Print3DWorkflow Print3DWorkflow Print3DWorkflow 1011

This app was launched by another app to provide a customized printing experience for a 3D printer. Introduced in Windows 10, version 1507 (10.0.10240).

PrintTaskSettings PrintTaskSettings PrintTaskSettings PrintTaskSettings PrintTaskSettings 10

The app handles print tasks.

PrintWorkflowForegroundTask PrintWorkflowForegroundTask PrintWorkflowForegroundTask PrintWorkflowForegroundTask PrintWorkflowForegroundTask 1018

The app was activated because the user is printing to a printer that has a Print Workflow Application associated with it which has requested user input.

Protocol Protocol Protocol Protocol Protocol 4

An app launched a URI whose scheme name this app is registered to handle.

ProtocolForResults ProtocolForResults ProtocolForResults ProtocolForResults ProtocolForResults 1009

The app was launched by another app with the expectation that it will return a result back to the caller. Introduced in Windows 10, version 1507 (10.0.10240).

RestrictedLaunch RestrictedLaunch RestrictedLaunch RestrictedLaunch RestrictedLaunch 12

Windows Store only. The user launched the restricted app.

1

The user wants to search with the app.

ShareTarget ShareTarget ShareTarget ShareTarget ShareTarget 2

The app is activated as a target for share operations.

StartupTask StartupTask StartupTask StartupTask StartupTask 1020

The app was activated because the app is specified to launch at system startup or user log-in. Introduced in Windows 10, version 1703 (10.0.15063).

ToastNotification ToastNotification ToastNotification ToastNotification ToastNotification 1010

The app was activated when a user tapped on the body of a toast notification or performed an action inside a toast notification. Introduced in Windows 10, version 1507 (10.0.10240).

UserDataAccountsProvider UserDataAccountsProvider UserDataAccountsProvider UserDataAccountsProvider UserDataAccountsProvider 1014

The app was launched to handle the user interface for account management. In circumstances where the system would have shown the default system user interface, it instead has invoked your app with the UserDataAccountProvider contract. The activation payload contains information about the type of operation being requested and all the information necessary to replicate the system-provided user interface. This activation kind is limited to 1st party apps. To use this field, you must add the userDataAccountsProvider capability in your app's package manifest. For more info see App capability declarations. Introduced in Windows 10, version 1607 (10.0.14393).

VoiceCommand VoiceCommand VoiceCommand VoiceCommand VoiceCommand 16

The app was activated as the result of a voice command.

Note

Not supported in Windows 8 and Windows 8.1 apps.

WalletAction WalletAction WalletAction WalletAction WalletAction 1001

Windows Phone only. The app was activated to perform a Wallet operation.

WebAccountProvider WebAccountProvider WebAccountProvider WebAccountProvider WebAccountProvider 1006

The app was activated by a web account provider. Introduced in Windows 10, version 1507 (10.0.10240).

WebAuthenticationBrokerContinuation WebAuthenticationBrokerContinuation WebAuthenticationBrokerContinuation WebAuthenticationBrokerContinuation WebAuthenticationBrokerContinuation 1005

Windows Phone only. The app was activated after the app was suspended for a web authentication broker operation.

See Also