AddressKind Enumeration

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

Specifies information about a physical address.

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


Public Enumeration AddressKind
public enum AddressKind
<object property="enumerationValue" .../>


Member name Description
Home A home address.
Work A work address.
Other A different kind of address, such as school, or the kind of address is unknown.


The AddressKind type is used to specify information about a ContactAddress belonging to a Contact. The default value is Home.


If you use this API in your app, you must specify the following capabilities in the app manifest. Otherwise, your app might not work correctly or it might exit unexpectedly.


Windows Phone 8


Windows Phone 8

For more info, see App capabilities and hardware requirements for Windows Phone 8.

Version Information

Windows Phone OS

Supported in: 8.1, 8.0, 7.1


Windows Phone

See Also


Microsoft.Phone.UserData Namespace

Other Resources

Contacts and Calendar for Windows Phone 8