Discovering open source WPF components – Orc.Notifications

In the discovering open source WPF components series, I will look into useful open source components that can be used to create WPF apps. This weeks component is Orc.Notifications.

Some WPF apps run in the background. When an important event happens, desktop notifications are a good way to inform the user of such an event. Orc.Notifications allows you to easily create desktop notifications. The notifications will automatically extract the icon from the application and use the accent color of the app.

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Creating notifications is very simple: