SmsBroadcastType SmsBroadcastType SmsBroadcastType SmsBroadcastType SmsBroadcastType Enum


Values that describe the type of a broadcast (emergency alert) message.


This functionality is only available to mobile operator apps and UWP apps given privileged access by mobile network operators, mobile broadband adapter IHV, or OEM. For more information, see Mobile Broadband: device apps.

public : enum class SmsBroadcastType
enum class winrt::Windows::Devices::Sms::SmsBroadcastType : int32_t
public enum SmsBroadcastType
Public Enum SmsBroadcastType
var value = Windows.Devices.Sms.SmsBroadcastType.cmasAmber;

Windows 10 requirements

Device family
Windows 10 (introduced v10.0.10240.0 - for Xbox, see UWP features that aren't yet supported on Xbox)
API contract
Windows.Foundation.UniversalApiContract (introduced v1)
sms cellularMessaging


CmasAmber CmasAmber CmasAmber CmasAmber CmasAmber 4

A CMAS Amber alert message.

CmasExtreme CmasExtreme CmasExtreme CmasExtreme CmasExtreme 2

A CMAS Extreme alert message.

CmasPresidential CmasPresidential CmasPresidential CmasPresidential CmasPresidential 1

A Commercial Mobile Alert System (CMAS) Presidential alert message.

CmasSevere CmasSevere CmasSevere CmasSevere CmasSevere 3

A CMAS Severe alert message.

CmasTest CmasTest CmasTest CmasTest CmasTest 5

A CMAS Test message.

EtwsEarthquake EtwsEarthquake EtwsEarthquake EtwsEarthquake EtwsEarthquake 11

An Earthquake and Tsunami Warning System (ETWS) earthquake alert message.

EtwsTsunami EtwsTsunami EtwsTsunami EtwsTsunami EtwsTsunami 12

An ETWS tsunami alert message.

EtwsTsunamiAndEarthquake EtwsTsunamiAndEarthquake EtwsTsunamiAndEarthquake EtwsTsunamiAndEarthquake EtwsTsunamiAndEarthquake 13

An ETWS tsunami and earthquake alert message.

EUAlert1 EUAlert1 EUAlert1 EUAlert1 EUAlert1 6

An EU Alert 1 message.

EUAlert2 EUAlert2 EUAlert2 EUAlert2 EUAlert2 7

An EU Alert 2 message.

EUAlert3 EUAlert3 EUAlert3 EUAlert3 EUAlert3 8

An EU Alert 3 message.

EUAlertAmber EUAlertAmber EUAlertAmber EUAlertAmber EUAlertAmber 9

An EU Amber Alert message.

EUAlertInfo EUAlertInfo EUAlertInfo EUAlertInfo EUAlertInfo 10

An EU informational message.

LatAlertLocal LatAlertLocal LatAlertLocal LatAlertLocal LatAlertLocal 14

A local LAT alert broadcast message.

Other Other Other Other Other 0

An unknown broadcast type.