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How to show a RadNotifyIcon without opening any WPF windows

Environment

Product RadNotifyIcon for WPF

Description

Display the RadNotifyIcon without opening a WPF Window.

Solution

Instantiate the RadNotifyIcon in code and invoke its AddIcon method.

protected override void OnStartup(StartupEventArgs e) 
{ 
    base.OnStartup(e); 
 
    var uri = new Uri("/YourProjectName;component/YourIconName.ico", UriKind.RelativeOrAbsolute); 
    StreamResourceInfo streamInfo = Application.GetResourceStream(uri); 
    var iconImage = new System.Drawing.Icon(streamInfo.Stream); 
    var icon = new RadNotifyIcon() { TrayIcon = iconImage, GuidItem = new Guid("12345678-9123-4567-8901-234567890123") }; 
    icon.AddIcon(); 
} 

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