Telerik UI for WPF contains many great components to help you build awesome Office-inspired applications, as our latest Excel-, Word- and Outlook-like Visual Studio templates
Now it's time for you to meet the newest addition to our suite: RadDesktopAlert
Even if it is still in Beta version, its intuitive and easy-to-learn API enables you to effortlessly integrate the control in your Office-inspired applications.
Below, you can find a sample definition of RadDesktopAlert
displaying short email message.
var alert =
"The meeting is canceled."
alert.ShowDuration = 3000;
class is responsible for visualizing all alerts via its ShowAlert
var manager =
The manager instance enables you also to display and configure multiple alerts with the same initial position and animation settings. By configuring RadDesktopAlertManager’s Position, AlertsDistance, ShowAnimations and HideAnimation properties and choosing between one of our 16 predefined themes, you can easily achieve a standard windows desktop style :
and appearance of the modern Windows8 flat style:
For more details about RadDesktopAlert and RadDesktopAlertManager you can visit our online documentation.
To see the control in action you can take a look at our demos
and XAML SDK Repository here.
Please keep in mind that the RadDesktopAlert is still open for new features, so we would love to know your feedback –do you like the control, what features might be missing for your individual scenarios? Any feedback will be greatly appreciated! Please do not hesitate to give your opinions in our Feedback portal.