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TransactionEventArgs Class

Provides data for the following transaction events: DistributedTransactionStarted, TransactionCompleted.


Namespace:  System.Transactions
Assembly:  System.Transactions (in System.Transactions.dll)

public class TransactionEventArgs : EventArgs

The TransactionEventArgs type exposes the following members.

Public methodTransactionEventArgsInitializes a new instance of the TransactionEventArgs class.

Public propertyTransactionGets the transaction for which event status is provided.

Public methodEquals(Object)Determines whether the specified Object is equal to the current Object. (Inherited from Object.)
Protected methodFinalizeAllows an object to try to free resources and perform other cleanup operations before it is reclaimed by garbage collection. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodGetHashCodeServes as a hash function for a particular type. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodGetTypeGets the Type of the current instance. (Inherited from Object.)
Protected methodMemberwiseCloneCreates a shallow copy of the current Object. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodToStringReturns a string that represents the current object. (Inherited from Object.)

The following example demonstrates how this type is used.

//Transaction completed event handler

static void Current_TransactionCompleted(object sender, TransactionEventArgs e)


Console.WriteLine("A transaction has completed:");

Console.WriteLine("ID:{0}", e.Transaction.TransactionInformation.LocalIdentifier);

Console.WriteLine("Distributed ID: {0}", e.Transaction.TransactionInformation.DistributedIdentifier);

Console.WriteLine("Status: {0}", e.Transaction.TransactionInformation.Status);

Console.WriteLine("IsolationLevel: {0}", e.Transaction.IsolationLevel);


.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, 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.

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.