TileUpdateManager.CreateTileUpdaterForSecondaryTile(String) TileUpdateManager.CreateTileUpdaterForSecondaryTile(String) TileUpdateManager.CreateTileUpdaterForSecondaryTile(String) TileUpdateManager.CreateTileUpdaterForSecondaryTile(String) TileUpdateManager.CreateTileUpdaterForSecondaryTile(String) Method

Definition

Creates and initializes a new instance of the TileUpdater, which enables you to change the appearance of a secondary tile. The tile can belong to the calling app or any other app in the same package.

public : static TileUpdater CreateTileUpdaterForSecondaryTile(Platform::String tileId)
static TileUpdater CreateTileUpdaterForSecondaryTile(winrt::hstring tileId) const;
public static TileUpdater CreateTileUpdaterForSecondaryTile(String tileId)
Public Shared Function CreateTileUpdaterForSecondaryTile(tileId As String) As TileUpdater
var tileUpdater = Windows.UI.Notifications.TileUpdateManager.createTileUpdaterForSecondaryTile(tileId);
Parameters
tileId
String String String

A unique ID for the tile.

Returns

The object you will use to send updates to the tile identified by tileID.

Examples

The following example demonstrates how to send a notification to a secondary tile.


var Notifications = Windows.UI.Notifications;

// Define the notification content.
var tileXml = Notifications.TileUpdateManager.getTemplateContent(Notifications.TileTemplateType.tileWide310x150Text04);
var tileTextAttributes = tileXml.getElementsByTagName("text");
tileTextAttributes[0].appendChild(tileXml.createTextNode("Sent to a secondary tile!"));

// Provide a medium version of the notification as well, remembering that the user has control 
// over whether the tile is displaying as wide or square.
var squareTileXml = Notifications.TileUpdateManager.getTemplateContent(Notifications.TileTemplateType.tileSquare150x150Text04);
var squareTileTextAttributes = squareTileXml.getElementsByTagName("text");
squareTileTextAttributes[0].appendChild(squareTileXml.createTextNode("Sent to a secondary tile!"));

// Add the medium tile to the notification.
var node = tileXml.importNode(squareTileXml.getElementsByTagName("binding").item(0), true);
tileXml.getElementsByTagName("visual").item(0).appendChild(node);

// Create the notification based on the XML content.
var tileNotification = new Notifications.TileNotification(tileXml);

// Create a secondary tile updater and pass it the secondary tileId
var tileUpdater = Notifications.TileUpdateManager.createTileUpdaterForSecondaryTile("SecondaryTile.Dynamic");

// Send the notification to the secondary tile.
tileUpdater.update(tileNotification);

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