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CancellationTokenSource.CreateLinkedTokenSource Method (CancellationToken[])

Creates a CancellationTokenSource that will be in the canceled state when any of the source tokens are in the canceled state.

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

public static CancellationTokenSource CreateLinkedTokenSource(
	params CancellationToken[] tokens


Type: System.Threading.CancellationToken[]
The CancellationToken instances to observe.

Return Value

Type: System.Threading.CancellationTokenSource
A CancellationTokenSource that is linked to the source tokens.


A CancellationTokenSource associated with one of the source tokens has been disposed.


tokens is null.


tokens is empty.

.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.