Control.IDelegateEvent<'Delegate> Interface (F#)

First class event values for arbitrary delegate types.

Namespace/Module Path: Microsoft.FSharp.Control

Assembly: FSharp.Core (in FSharp.Core.dll)

type IDelegateEvent<'Delegate> =
 interface
  abstract this.AddHandler : 'Delegate -> unit
  abstract this.RemoveHandler : 'Delegate -> unit
 end

F# gives special status to member properties compatible with type IDelegateEvent and tagged with the CLIEventAttribute. In this case the F# compiler generates approriate CLI metadata to make the member appear to other CLI languages as a CLI event.

Member

Description

AddHandler

Connect a handler delegate object to the event. A handler can be later removed using RemoveHandler. The listener will be invoked when the event is fired.

RemoveHandler

Remove a listener delegate from an event listener store.

Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2012, Windows Server 2008 R2

F# Core Library Versions

Supported in: 2.0, 4.0, Portable

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