Task::ContinueWith Method (Action<Task^, Object^>^, Object^, TaskScheduler^)

.NET Framework (current version)

Creates a continuation that receives caller-supplied state information and executes asynchronously when the target Task completes. The continuation uses a specified scheduler.

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

Task^ ContinueWith(
	Action<Task^, Object^>^ continuationAction,
	Object^ state,
	TaskScheduler^ scheduler


Type: System::Action<Task^, Object^>^

An action to run when the Task completes. When run, the delegate will be passed the completed task and the caller-supplied state object as arguments.

Type: System::Object^

An object representing data to be used by the continuation action.

Type: System.Threading.Tasks::TaskScheduler^

The TaskScheduler to associate with the continuation task and to use for its execution.

Return Value

Type: System.Threading.Tasks::Task^

A new continuation Task.

Exception Condition

The continuationAction argument is null.


The scheduler argument is null.

The returned Task will not be scheduled for execution until the current task has completed, whether it completes due to running to completion successfully, faulting due to an unhandled exception, or exiting out early due to being canceled.

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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