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SystemTray Icon

Oct 18, 2013 at 12:14 AM
Hi, I'm using <m:ui/> for an application so I can get the modern look and feel in a Desktop app. Great work!

One thing I'm trying to do that I can' seem to accomplish is get the application to live in the System Tray after the app is closed so the app can continue to run in the background. I've found that WPF can't do that without referencing some Windows Forms APIs (http://ebbypeter.wordpress.com/2010/06/28/minimize-a-wpf-application-to-system-tray-in-c/), but I can't get it to work. I tried implementing it, but it seems like the constructor for MainWindow never gets hit.

Do you have any guidance on how to make this work?

Thanks!
Apr 8, 2014 at 10:11 PM
I am curious as well
Apr 10, 2014 at 4:54 PM
I have a solution that both of you should find satisfies your needs perfectly;
Apr 20, 2014 at 6:42 PM
flyte - hilarious, why not try to actually help?

martellaj & ste5ers - I have a set of tools which can manage wpf windows with tray icons - let me know, happy to share.