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CeGetUserNotificationHandles (coredll)

coredll is for smart devices, not desktop Windows. Therefore, this information only applies to code using the .NET Compact Framework. To see if information for CeGetUserNotificationHandles in other DLLs exists, click on Find References to the right.

This function returns an array of currently stored notifications.

C# Signature:

[DllImport("coredll.dll", EntryPoint="CeGetUserNotificationHandles", SetLastError=true)]  
private static extern bool CeGetUserNotificationHandles(IntPtr[] rghNotifications, uint cHandles, ref uint pcHandlesNeeded);

VB Signature:

Declare Function CeGetUserNotificationHandles Lib "coredll" (ByVal rghNotifications As IntPtr(), ByVal chandles As UInt32, ByRef pcHandlesNeeded As UInt32) As Boolean

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Taken from openNetCF in OpenNETCF.Win32.Notify

Declare a new IntPtr array before calling and pass it as rghNotifications.

cHandles should be set to the size of the IntPtr array.

pcHandlesNeeded will return actual number of notifications available.

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