MediaFrameReaderStartStatus Enum


Specifies the result of a call to StartAsync to start the reading of media frames by a MediaFrameReader.

public enum class MediaFrameReaderStartStatus
/// [Windows.Foundation.Metadata.ContractVersion(Windows.Foundation.UniversalApiContract, 196608)]
enum class MediaFrameReaderStartStatus
[Windows.Foundation.Metadata.ContractVersion(typeof(Windows.Foundation.UniversalApiContract), 196608)]
public enum MediaFrameReaderStartStatus
var value = Windows.Media.Capture.Frames.MediaFrameReaderStartStatus.success
Public Enum MediaFrameReaderStartStatus

Windows requirements

Device family
Windows 10 Anniversary Edition (introduced in 10.0.14393.0)
API contract
Windows.Foundation.UniversalApiContract (introduced in v3.0)


DeviceNotAvailable 2

The operation failed because the media frame source device is unavailable.

ExclusiveControlNotAvailable 4

The operation failed because exclusive control of the media frame source device is unavailable.

OutputFormatNotSupported 3

The operation failed because the requested output format is not supported by the media frame source.

Success 0

The operation was successful.

UnknownFailure 1

The operation failed for an unknown reason.


Version history

Windows version SDK version Value added
1703 15063 ExclusiveControlNotAvailable

Applies to