ActivationKind ActivationKind ActivationKind ActivationKind Enum

Specifies the type of activation.

Syntax

Declaration

public enum ActivationKindpublic enum ActivationKindPublic Enum ActivationKind

Fields

AppointmentsProvider
AppointmentsProvider
AppointmentsProvider
AppointmentsProvider

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

CachedFileUpdater
CachedFileUpdater
CachedFileUpdater
CachedFileUpdater

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

CameraSettings
CameraSettings
CameraSettings
CameraSettings

The app captures photos or video from an attached camera.

ComponentUI
ComponentUI
ComponentUI
ComponentUI

Reserved for system use. Introduced in Windows 10.

Contact
Contact
Contact
Contact

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

Prerelease.

ContactPicker
ContactPicker
ContactPicker
ContactPicker

The user wants to pick contacts.

Device
Device
Device
Device

The app handles AutoPlay.

DevicePairing
DevicePairing
DevicePairing
DevicePairing

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

DialReceiver
DialReceiver
DialReceiver
DialReceiver

This app was launched by another app on a different device by using the DIAL protocol. Introduced in Windows 10.

File
File
File
File

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

FileOpenPicker
FileOpenPicker
FileOpenPicker
FileOpenPicker

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

FilePickerExperience
FilePickerExperience
FilePickerExperience
FilePickerExperience

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

FileSavePicker
FileSavePicker
FileSavePicker
FileSavePicker

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

Launch
Launch
Launch
Launch

The user launched the app or tapped a content tile.

LockScreen
LockScreen
LockScreen
LockScreen

The app was activated as the lock screen. Introduced in Windows 10.

LockScreenCall
LockScreenCall
LockScreenCall
LockScreenCall

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

Prerelease.

PickerReturned
PickerReturned
PickerReturned
PickerReturned

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

PickFileContinuation
PickFileContinuation
PickFileContinuation
PickFileContinuation

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

PickFolderContinuation
PickFolderContinuation
PickFolderContinuation
PickFolderContinuation

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

PickSaveFileContinuation
PickSaveFileContinuation
PickSaveFileContinuation
PickSaveFileContinuation

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

Print3DWorkflow
Print3DWorkflow
Print3DWorkflow
Print3DWorkflow

This app was launched by another app to provide a customized printing experience for a 3D printer. Introduced in Windows 10.

PrintTaskSettings
PrintTaskSettings
PrintTaskSettings
PrintTaskSettings

The app handles print tasks.

Protocol
Protocol
Protocol
Protocol

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

ProtocolForResults
ProtocolForResults
ProtocolForResults
ProtocolForResults

The app was launched by another app with the expectation that it will return a result back to the caller. Introduced in Windows 10.

RestrictedLaunch
RestrictedLaunch
RestrictedLaunch
RestrictedLaunch

Windows Store only. The user launched the restricted app.

The user wants to search with the app.

ShareTarget
ShareTarget
ShareTarget
ShareTarget

The app is activated as a target for share operations.

ToastNotification
ToastNotification
ToastNotification
ToastNotification

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.

UserDataAccountsProvider
UserDataAccountsProvider
UserDataAccountsProvider
UserDataAccountsProvider

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.

VoiceCommand
VoiceCommand
VoiceCommand
VoiceCommand

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

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

WebAccountProvider
WebAccountProvider
WebAccountProvider
WebAccountProvider

The app was activated by a web account provider. Introduced in Windows 10.

WebAuthenticationBrokerContinuation
WebAuthenticationBrokerContinuation
WebAuthenticationBrokerContinuation
WebAuthenticationBrokerContinuation

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

PrintWorkflowForegroundTask
PrintWorkflowForegroundTask
PrintWorkflowForegroundTask
PrintWorkflowForegroundTask

Prerelease.

Attributes

Windows.Foundation.Metadata.ContractVersionAttribute

Details

Assembly

Windows.ApplicationModel.Activation.dll