CountdownEvent Constructor (Int32)

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Initializes a new instance of CountdownEvent class with the specified count.

Namespace:   System.Threading
Assembly:  mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)

public CountdownEvent(
	int initialCount


Type: System.Int32

The number of signals initially required to set the CountdownEvent.

Exception Condition

initialCount is less than 0.

iI initialCount is 0, the event is created in a signaled state.

Universal Windows Platform
Available since 8
.NET Framework
Available since 4.0
Portable Class Library
Supported in: portable .NET platforms
Windows Phone Silverlight
Available since 8.0
Windows Phone
Available since 8.1
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