Control​Channel​Trigger​Resource​Type Control​Channel​Trigger​Resource​Type Control​Channel​Trigger​Resource​Type Enum


The resource type used by a control channel trigger.


This enumeration is not supported on Windows Phone.

public enum ControlChannelTriggerResourceTypepublic enum ControlChannelTriggerResourceTypePublic Enum ControlChannelTriggerResourceType
Windows 10 requirements
Device family
Windows Desktop Extension SDK (introduced v10.0.10240.0) Windows Mobile Extension SDK (introduced v10.0.10240.0)
API contract
Windows.Networking.Sockets.ControlChannelTriggerContract (introduced v1)


A local computer system can be in several power states:

  • System active
  • Connected standby
  • Shutdown An app in the system active mode can receive a control channel trigger when either a software or hardware slot is used. An app in the connected standby mode can only receive a control channel trigger when a hardware slot is used.


RequestHardwareSlot RequestHardwareSlot RequestHardwareSlot

Request a hardware slot from the system.

RequestSoftwareSlot RequestSoftwareSlot RequestSoftwareSlot

Request a software slot from the system.