EventWaitHandle.Reset Method ()


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Sets the state of the event to nonsignaled, causing threads to block.

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

member Reset : unit -> bool

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean

true if the operation succeeds; otherwise, false.

Exception Condition

The Close method was previously called on this System.Threading.EventWaitHandle.

Universal Windows Platform
Available since 8
.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
Portable Class Library
Supported in: portable .NET platforms
Available since 2.0
Windows Phone Silverlight
Available since 7.0
Windows Phone
Available since 8.1
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