Dispose Method (Boolean)
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SafeHandle.Dispose Method (Boolean)

Releases the unmanaged resources used by the SafeHandle class specifying whether to perform a normal dispose operation.

Namespace: System.Runtime.InteropServices
Assembly: mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)

Protected Overridable Sub Dispose ( _
	disposing As Boolean _
Dim disposing As Boolean

protected void Dispose (
	boolean disposing
protected function Dispose (
	disposing : boolean
Not applicable.



true for a normal dispose operation; false to finalize the handle.

You should never explicitly call the Dispose method with the disposing parameter set to false.

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

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0

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