BindHandle Method (IntPtr)
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ThreadPool.BindHandle Method (IntPtr)

Note: This API is now obsolete.

Binds an operating system handle to the ThreadPool.

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

<ObsoleteAttribute("ThreadPool.BindHandle(IntPtr) has been deprecated.  Please use ThreadPool.BindHandle(SafeHandle) instead.",  _
	False)> _
<SecurityPermissionAttribute(SecurityAction.Demand, Flags := SecurityPermissionFlag.UnmanagedCode)> _
Public Shared Function BindHandle ( _
	osHandle As IntPtr _
) As Boolean


Type: System.IntPtr
An IntPtr that holds the handle. The handle must have been opened for overlapped I/O on the unmanaged side.

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if the handle is bound; otherwise, false.


The caller does not have the required permission.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 1.1, 1.0
Obsolete (compiler warning) in 4
Obsolete (compiler warning) in 3.5
Obsolete (compiler warning) in 3.5 SP1
Obsolete (compiler warning) in 3.0
Obsolete (compiler warning) in 3.0 SP1
Obsolete (compiler warning) in 3.0 SP2
Obsolete (compiler warning) in 2.0
Obsolete (compiler warning) in 2.0 SP1
Obsolete (compiler warning) in 2.0 SP2

.NET Framework Client Profile

Obsolete (compiler warning) in 4
Obsolete (compiler warning) in 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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