ShowMessageAction Class

Represents an action that shows a message box when a task is activated.


Only available for Task Scheduler 2.0 on Windows Vista or Windows Server 2003 and later.


This action has been deprecated in Windows 8 and later. However, this library is able to mimic its functionality using PowerShell if the PowerShellConversion property is set to All. To disable this conversion, set the value to Never.


Namespace: Microsoft.Win32.TaskScheduler
Assembly: Microsoft.Win32.TaskScheduler (in Microsoft.Win32.TaskScheduler.dll) Version: 2.11.0
[XmlTypeAttribute(IncludeInSchema = true)]
[XmlRootAttribute("ShowMessage", Namespace = "", 
	IsNullable = false)]
public sealed class ShowMessageAction : Action
Object    Action    ShowMessageAction


Display a message when the trigger fires using the ShowMessageAction.


ShowMessageAction msg = new ShowMessageAction("You just got a message!", "SURPRISE");


ShowMessageActionCreates a new unbound instance of ShowMessageAction.
ShowMessageAction(String, String)Creates a new unbound instance of ShowMessageAction.


ActionTypeGets the type of the action.
(Inherited from Action)
IdGets or sets the identifier of the action.
(Inherited from Action)
MessageBodyGets or sets the message text that is displayed in the body of the message box.
TitleGets or sets the title of the message box.


CloneCreates a new object that is a copy of the current instance.
(Inherited from Action)
CompareTo Compares the current instance with another object of the same type and returns an integer that indicates whether the current instance precedes, follows, or occurs in the same position in the sort order as the other object.
(Inherited from Action)
DisposeReleases all resources used by this class.
(Inherited from Action)
Equals(Action)Indicates whether the current object is equal to another object of the same type.
(Overrides ActionEquals(Action))
Equals(Object)Determines whether the specified Object, is equal to this instance.
(Inherited from Action)
FinalizeAllows an object to try to free resources and perform other cleanup operations before it is reclaimed by garbage collection.
(Inherited from Object)
GetHashCodeReturns a hash code for this instance.
(Inherited from Action)
GetTypeGets the Type of the current instance.
(Inherited from Object)
MemberwiseCloneCreates a shallow copy of the current Object.
(Inherited from Object)
ToStringGets a string representation of the ShowMessageAction.
(Overrides ActionToString)
ToString(CultureInfo)Returns a String that represents this action.
(Inherited from Action)


PropertyChangedOccurs when a property value changes.
(Inherited from Action)


unboundValuesList of unbound values when working with Actions not associated with a registered task.
(Inherited from Action)

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