Volatile.Write<T> Method (T, T)

.NET Framework (current version)

Writes the specified object reference to the specified field. On systems that require it, inserts a memory barrier that prevents the processor from reordering memory operations as follows: If a read or write appears before this method in the code, the processor cannot move it after this method.

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

public static void Write<T>(
	ref T location,
	T value
where T : class


Type: T

The field where the object reference is written.

Type: T

The object reference to write. The reference is written immediately so that it is visible to all processors in the computer.

Type Parameters


The type of field to write. This must be a reference type, not a value type.

For more information, see the Volatile class.

Universal Windows Platform
Available since 8
.NET Framework
Available since 4.5
Portable Class Library
Supported in: portable .NET platforms
Windows Phone Silverlight
Available since 8.0
Windows Phone
Available since 8.1
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