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How to make a Windows Phone 7 Vibrate using C#

· Mobile Zone
Vibrate your phone?  Why?  Well, there are many reasons or situations that are suitable for phone vibrations.  Some of them include the notifications that are sent to the WP7 or when the user should actually feel that he has touched / clicked a button on the Phone.

Fortunately, the Windows Phone 7 SDK allows the developers to control the vibrate function easily.

The Class VibrateController allows the developers to do this task.

The VibrateController class is defined in the namespace Microsoft.Devices.

private void button1_Click(object sender, RoutedEventArgs e)
{

       VibrateController vibrate = VibrateController.Default;
       vibrate.Start(TimeSpan.FromMilliseconds(1000));

}

You can use the methods Start and Stop of VibrateController to switch on / off the Vibrate controller

Reference

VibrateController Class


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