Background​Transfer​Priority Background​Transfer​Priority Background​Transfer​Priority Enum


Defines the values used to indicate the priority of a download or upload operation when within a BackgroundTransferGroup.

public enum BackgroundTransferPrioritypublic enum BackgroundTransferPriorityPublic Enum BackgroundTransferPriority
Windows 10 requirements
Device family
Windows 10 (introduced v10.0.10240.0)
API contract
Windows.Foundation.UniversalApiContract (introduced v1)


Default Default Default

Default priority setting for an operation. By default when a new operation is created, it is placed at the end of the current transfer queue.

High High High

High priority setting for an operation. Ensures that the operation doesn't get placed at the very end of the queue, and is instead placed near the front.