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Timer Constructor

Initializes a new instance of the Timer class, and sets all the properties to their initial values.

Namespace:  System.Timers
Assembly:  System (in System.dll)

new : unit -> Timer

The following table shows initial property values for an instance of Timer.

Property

Initial value

AutoReset

true

Enabled

false

Interval

100 milliseconds

SynchronizingObject

A null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic).

The following code example sets up an event handler for the Timer.Elapsed event, creates a timer, and starts the timer. The event handler displays the SignalTime property each time it is raised.

No code example is currently available or this language may not be supported.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.
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