ExecutionContext.CreateCopy Method

Creates a copy of the current execution context.

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

public ExecutionContext CreateCopy ()
public ExecutionContext CreateCopy ()
public function CreateCopy () : ExecutionContext
Not applicable.

Return Value

An ExecutionContext object representing the current execution context.

Exception typeCondition


This context cannot be copied because it is used. Only newly captured contexts can be copied.

This method is useful for propagating an execution context from one thread to another.

The following code example shows the use of the CreateCopy method. This example is part of a larger example provided for the ExecutionContext class.

ExecutionContext eC2 = eC1.CreateCopy();

Windows 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, 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