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EventLog.Close Method

Closes the event log and releases read and write handles.

Namespace: System.Diagnostics
Assembly: System (in system.dll)

'Declaration
Public Sub Close
'Usage
Dim instance As EventLog

instance.Close
public void Close ()
public function Close ()
Not applicable.

Exception typeCondition

Win32Exception

The event log's read handle or write handle was not released successfully.

The Close method is called by the protected Dispose method. You do not need to invoke Close before calling Dispose.

Windows Server 2000 SP4, 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, 1.1, 1.0
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