HttpNotificationChannel.Find Method

[ This article is for Windows Phone 8 developers. If you’re developing for Windows 10, see the latest documentation. ]

Finds a previously created notification channel.

Namespace:  Microsoft.Phone.Notification
Assembly:  Microsoft.Phone (in Microsoft.Phone.dll)


Public Shared Function Find ( _
    channelName As String _
) As HttpNotificationChannel
public static HttpNotificationChannel Find(
    string channelName


Return Value

Type: Microsoft.Phone.Notification..::.HttpNotificationChannel
Returns HttpNotificationChannel.


The Find method will create a new instance of the notification channel object, which will invalidate the delegate bindings of the previous notification channel object, if it exists.

For information about InvalidOperationException exceptions raised by this method, see Setting up your app to receive push notifications for Windows Phone 8.

Version Information

Windows Phone OS

Supported in: 8.1, 8.0, 7.1, 7.0


Windows Phone

See Also


HttpNotificationChannel Class

Microsoft.Phone.Notification Namespace