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Thread.CurrentThread Property

Gets the currently running thread.

Namespace: System.Threading
Assembly: mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)

public static Thread CurrentThread { get; }
/** @property */
public static Thread get_CurrentThread ()

public static function get CurrentThread () : Thread

Not applicable.

Property Value

A Thread that is the representation of the currently running thread.

This code example is part of a larger example provided for the IsThreadPoolThread property.

static void ThreadMethod()
{
    Console.WriteLine("ThreadOne, executing ThreadMethod, " +
        "is {0}from the thread pool.", 
        Thread.CurrentThread.IsThreadPoolThread ? "" : "not ");
}

Windows 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows CE, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 2.0, 1.0

XNA Framework

Supported in: 1.0

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