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ExecutionContext.CreateCopy Method

Creates a copy of the current execution context.

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

public ExecutionContext CreateCopy()

Return Value

Type: System.Threading.ExecutionContext
An ExecutionContext object representing the current execution context.


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();

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The .NET Framework and .NET Compact Framework do not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0, 2.0