DisplayProperties DisplayProperties DisplayProperties Class

Definition

Note

DisplayProperties may be altered or unavailable for releases after Windows 8.1. Instead, use DisplayInformation.

Provides various properties that are related to the physical display. For most of these properties, the class provides events to allow clients to monitor for changes in the properties.

public static class DisplayPropertiespublic static class DisplayPropertiesPublic Static Class DisplayProperties
Attributes
Windows 10 requirements
Device family
Windows 10 (introduced v10.0.10240.0)
API contract
Windows.Foundation.UniversalApiContract (introduced v1)

Properties

AutoRotationPreferences AutoRotationPreferences AutoRotationPreferences

Note

DisplayProperties may be altered or unavailable for releases after Windows 8.1. Instead, use DisplayInformation.

Gets and sets the preferred orientation of the app.

public static DisplayOrientations AutoRotationPreferences { get; set; }public static DisplayOrientations AutoRotationPreferences { get; set; }Public Static ReadWrite Property AutoRotationPreferences As DisplayOrientations
Value
DisplayOrientations DisplayOrientations DisplayOrientations

The orientation of a rectangular monitor.

Attributes

CurrentOrientation CurrentOrientation CurrentOrientation

Note

DisplayProperties may be altered or unavailable for releases after Windows 8.1. Instead, use DisplayInformation.

Gets the current orientation of a rectangular monitor.

public static DisplayOrientations CurrentOrientation { get; }public static DisplayOrientations CurrentOrientation { get; }Public Static ReadOnly Property CurrentOrientation As DisplayOrientations
Value
DisplayOrientations DisplayOrientations DisplayOrientations

The current orientation of a rectangular monitor.

Attributes

LogicalDpi LogicalDpi LogicalDpi

Note

DisplayProperties may be altered or unavailable for releases after Windows 8.1. Instead, use DisplayInformation.

Gets the pixels per logical inch of the current environment.

public static float LogicalDpi { get; }public static float LogicalDpi { get; }Public Static ReadOnly Property LogicalDpi As float
Value
float float float

The pixels per logical inch of the current environment.

Attributes

NativeOrientation NativeOrientation NativeOrientation

Note

DisplayProperties may be altered or unavailable for releases after Windows 8.1. Instead, use DisplayInformation.

Gets the native orientation of the display monitor, which is typically the orientation where the buttons on the device match the orientation of the monitor.

public static DisplayOrientations NativeOrientation { get; }public static DisplayOrientations NativeOrientation { get; }Public Static ReadOnly Property NativeOrientation As DisplayOrientations
Value
DisplayOrientations DisplayOrientations DisplayOrientations

The native orientation of the display monitor.

Attributes

ResolutionScale ResolutionScale ResolutionScale

Note

DisplayProperties may be altered or unavailable for releases after Windows 8.1. Instead, use DisplayInformation.

Gets the scale factor of the immersive environment.

public static ResolutionScale ResolutionScale { get; }public static ResolutionScale ResolutionScale { get; }Public Static ReadOnly Property ResolutionScale As ResolutionScale
Value
ResolutionScale ResolutionScale ResolutionScale

The scale factor of the immersive environment.

Attributes

StereoEnabled StereoEnabled StereoEnabled

Note

DisplayProperties may be altered or unavailable for releases after Windows 8.1. Instead, use DisplayInformation.

Gets a value that indicates whether the device supports stereoscopic 3D.

public static bool StereoEnabled { get; }public static bool StereoEnabled { get; }Public Static ReadOnly Property StereoEnabled As bool
Value
bool bool bool

TRUE if the device is capable of stereoscopic 3D and stereoscopic 3D is currently enabled; FALSE otherwise.

Attributes

Methods

GetColorProfileAsync() GetColorProfileAsync() GetColorProfileAsync()

Note

DisplayProperties may be altered or unavailable for releases after Windows 8.1. Instead, use DisplayInformation.

Asynchronously gets the default International Color Consortium (ICC) color profile that is associated with the physical display.

public static IAsyncOperation<IRandomAccessStream> GetColorProfileAsync()public static IAsyncOperation<IRandomAccessStream> GetColorProfileAsync()Public Static Function GetColorProfileAsync() As IAsyncOperation( Of IRandomAccessStream )
Returns

Object that manages the asynchronous retrieval of the color profile.

Attributes

Events

ColorProfileChanged ColorProfileChanged ColorProfileChanged

Note

DisplayProperties may be altered or unavailable for releases after Windows 8.1. Instead, use DisplayInformation.

Occurs when the physical display's color profile changes.

public static event DisplayPropertiesEventHandler ColorProfileChangedpublic static event DisplayPropertiesEventHandler ColorProfileChangedPublic Static Event ColorProfileChanged
Attributes

DisplayContentsInvalidated DisplayContentsInvalidated DisplayContentsInvalidated

Note

DisplayProperties may be altered or unavailable for releases after Windows 8.1. Instead, use DisplayInformation.

Occurs when the display requires redrawing.

public static event DisplayPropertiesEventHandler DisplayContentsInvalidatedpublic static event DisplayPropertiesEventHandler DisplayContentsInvalidatedPublic Static Event DisplayContentsInvalidated
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Remarks

Examples


    DisplayProperties::DisplayContentsInvalidated +=
        ref new DisplayPropertiesEventHandler(this, &ShapesPuzzle::OnDisplayContentsInvalidated);

LogicalDpiChanged LogicalDpiChanged LogicalDpiChanged

Note

DisplayProperties may be altered or unavailable for releases after Windows 8.1. Instead, use DisplayInformation.

Occurs when the LogicalDpi property changes because the pixels per inch (PPI) of the display changes.

public static event DisplayPropertiesEventHandler LogicalDpiChangedpublic static event DisplayPropertiesEventHandler LogicalDpiChangedPublic Static Event LogicalDpiChanged
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OrientationChanged OrientationChanged OrientationChanged

Note

DisplayProperties may be altered or unavailable for releases after Windows 8.1. Instead, use DisplayInformation.

Occurs when either the CurrentOrientation or NativeOrientation property changes because of a mode change or a monitor change.

public static event DisplayPropertiesEventHandler OrientationChangedpublic static event DisplayPropertiesEventHandler OrientationChangedPublic Static Event OrientationChanged
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StereoEnabledChanged StereoEnabledChanged StereoEnabledChanged

Note

DisplayProperties may be altered or unavailable for releases after Windows 8.1. Instead, use DisplayInformation.

Occurs when the StereoEnabled property changes because support for stereoscopic 3D changes.

public static event DisplayPropertiesEventHandler StereoEnabledChangedpublic static event DisplayPropertiesEventHandler StereoEnabledChangedPublic Static Event StereoEnabledChanged
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