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SystemEvents::KillTimer Method

Terminates the timer specified by the given id.

Namespace:  Microsoft.Win32
Assembly:  System (in System.dll)

static void KillTimer(
	IntPtr timerId


Type: System::IntPtr

The ID of the timer to terminate.


System event notifications are not supported under the current context. Server processes, for example, might not support global system event notifications.


The attempt to create a system events window thread did not succeed, or the attempt to terminate the timer did not succeed.

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP Starter Edition, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 98

The .NET Framework and .NET Compact Framework do not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0