.NET Framework 4.5.2+
.NET Framework 4.5.2+
.NET Standard 2.0+
.NET Core 3.0+

ShowViewStrategyBase.ShowMessage(String, InformationType, Int32, InformationPosition) Method

Namespace: DevExpress.ExpressApp

Assembly: DevExpress.ExpressApp.v19.2.dll


public void ShowMessage(
    string message,
    InformationType type = InformationType.Success,
    int displayInterval = 3000,
    InformationPosition position = InformationPosition.Bottom
Public Sub ShowMessage(
    message As String,
    type As InformationType = InformationType.Success,
    displayInterval As Integer = 3000,
    position As InformationPosition = InformationPosition.Bottom


Name Type Description
message String

A string which is a notification message.

Optional Parameters

Name Type Default Description
type InformationType


An InformationType value which determines the type of the notification.

displayInterval Int32


An integer which specifies the duration of the notification displaying. The value indicates milliseconds.

position InformationPosition


An InformationPosition value which determines the position of the notification window in an ASP.NET application. In a WinForms application, this parameter is ignored.


In a WinForms application, the ShowMessage method displays a Toast Notification. In an ASP.NET application, the dxToast widget is displayed at the specified position.

It is recommended to use another ShowMessage overload which takes the MessageOptions parameter. That overload provides more configuration options.

See Also