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ReceiveCompletedEventHandler Delegate

Represents the method that will handle the ReceiveCompleted event of a MessageQueue.

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

public delegate void ReceiveCompletedEventHandler(
	Object sender,
	ReceiveCompletedEventArgs e
)

Parameters

sender
Type: System.Object

The source of the event, the MessageQueue.

e
Type: System.Messaging.ReceiveCompletedEventArgs

A ReceiveCompletedEventArgs that contains the event data.

When you create a ReceiveCompletedEventHandler delegate, you identify the method that will handle the event. To associate the event with your event handler, add an instance of the delegate to the event. The event handler is called whenever the event occurs, unless you remove the delegate. For more information about event-handler delegates, see Events and Delegates.

The following code example illustrates how to create an event delegate (ReceiveCompletedEventHandler) for the event handler (MyReceiveCompleted) and associate it with the MessageQueue.ReceiveCompleted event. The event handler receives a message from a queue, and writes its label to the screen.

using System;
using System.Messaging;

namespace MyProject
{
	/// <summary> 
	/// Provides a container class for the example. 
	/// </summary> 
	public class MyNewQueue
	{

		//************************************************** 
		// Provides an entry point into the application. 
		//		  
		// This example performs asynchronous receive operation 
		// processing. 
		//************************************************** 

		public static void Main()
		{
			// Create an instance of MessageQueue. Set its formatter.
			MessageQueue myQueue = new MessageQueue(".\\myQueue");
			myQueue.Formatter = new XmlMessageFormatter(new Type[]
				{typeof(String)});

			// Add an event handler for the ReceiveCompleted event.
			myQueue.ReceiveCompleted += new 
				ReceiveCompletedEventHandler(MyReceiveCompleted);
			
			// Begin the asynchronous receive operation.
			myQueue.BeginReceive();
			
			// Do other work on the current thread. 

			return;
		}


		//************************************************** 
		// Provides an event handler for the ReceiveCompleted 
		// event. 
		//************************************************** 
		
		private static void MyReceiveCompleted(Object source, 
			ReceiveCompletedEventArgs asyncResult)
		{
			// Connect to the queue.
			MessageQueue mq = (MessageQueue)source;

			// End the asynchronous Receive operation.
			Message m = mq.EndReceive(asyncResult.AsyncResult);

			// Display message information on the screen.
			Console.WriteLine("Message: " + (string)m.Body);

			// Restart the asynchronous Receive operation.
			mq.BeginReceive();
			
			return; 
		}
	}
}

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1
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