• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

Users won't always be in an app to check for updates, so sending them notifications is important to keeping them up to date. In this course, you will learn how to use different types of notifications for UWP.

Learning Objectives


  • start the course
  • create and send toasts in an app using XML payloads
  • install the UWP notifications NuGet package to automatically generate XML payloads from C# code
  • create toasts with adaptive content
  • create interactive toasts
  • manage app activations when a toast is clicked in the foreground or background


  • configure the look and feel of an app's primary tile
  • use secondary tiles for extra content and to activate the app
  • create adaptive tiles that contain extra information
  • implement notifications with local tiles in an app


  • implement badge notifications for an app

Practice: Notifications

  • configure an app to send notifications using various methods

Framework Connections

The materials within this course focus on the Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs) identified within the Specialty Areas listed below. Click to view Specialty Area details within the interactive National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework.