ManualResetEventSlim.WaitHandle Property

.NET Framework (current version)

Gets the underlying WaitHandle object for this ManualResetEventSlim.

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

Public ReadOnly Property WaitHandle As WaitHandle

Property Value

Type: System.Threading.WaitHandle

The underlying WaitHandle event object fore this ManualResetEventSlim.

Accessing this property forces initialization of an underlying event object if one hasn't already been created. To simply wait on this ManualResetEventSlim, the public Wait methods should be preferred. It is recommended to dispose the ManualResetEventSlim instance after accessing this property, in order to prevent a resource leak.

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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