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BlockingCollection<T>.ToArray Method

Copies the items from the BlockingCollection<T> instance into a new array.

Namespace:  System.Collections.Concurrent
Assembly:  System (in System.dll)

public T[] ToArray()

Return Value

Type: T[]
An array containing copies of the elements of the collection.


The BlockingCollection<T> has been disposed.

The copied elements are not removed from the collection.

If any method in BlockingCollection is executing while the ToArray method executes, the return value is approximate. ToArray  may include items that have already been removed, or exclude items that have already been inserted.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, 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.