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How to: Renew a Lease

This topic is specific to a legacy technology that is retained for backward compatibility with existing applications and is not recommended for new development. Distributed applications should now be developed using the  Windows Communication Foundation (WCF).

This code obtains a lease and extends it directly as shown in the following code example.


RemoteType obj = new RemoteType();
ILease lease = (ILease)RemotingServices.GetLifetimeService(obj);
TimeSpan expireTime = lease.Renew(TimeSpan.FromSeconds(20));

Compiling the Code

This example requires:

  • References to the System.Runtime.Remoting.Lifetime namespace.

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