IBackgroundTask IBackgroundTask IBackgroundTask IBackgroundTask Interface


Provides a method to perform the work of a background task.

public : interface IBackgroundTaskpublic interface IBackgroundTaskPublic Interface IBackgroundTask// This API is not available in Javascript.
Windows 10 requirements
Device family
Windows 10 (introduced v10.0.10240.0)
API contract
Windows.Foundation.UniversalApiContract (introduced v1)


Run(IBackgroundTaskInstance) Run(IBackgroundTaskInstance) Run(IBackgroundTaskInstance) Run(IBackgroundTaskInstance)

Performs the work of a background task. The system calls this method when the associated background task has been triggered.

public : void Run(IBackgroundTaskInstance taskInstance)public void Run(IBackgroundTaskInstance taskInstance)Public Function Run(taskInstance As IBackgroundTaskInstance) As void// This API is not available in Javascript.
IBackgroundTaskInstance IBackgroundTaskInstance IBackgroundTaskInstance IBackgroundTaskInstance

An interface to an instance of the background task. The system creates this instance when the task has been triggered to run.