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Mutex Methods

The methods of the Mutex class are listed here. For a complete list of Mutex class members, see the Mutex Members topic.

Public Methods

public methodClose (inherited from WaitHandle)

Supported by the .NET Compact Framework.

When overridden in a derived class, releases all resources held by the current WaitHandle.
public methodCreateObjRef (inherited from MarshalByRefObject) Creates an object that contains all the relevant information required to generate a proxy used to communicate with a remote object.
public methodEquals (inherited from Object)

Supported by the .NET Compact Framework.

Overloaded. Determines whether two Object instances are equal.
public methodGetHashCode (inherited from Object)

Supported by the .NET Compact Framework.

Serves as a hash function for a particular type, suitable for use in hashing algorithms and data structures like a hash table.
public methodGetLifetimeService (inherited from MarshalByRefObject) Retrieves the current lifetime service object that controls the lifetime policy for this instance.
public methodGetType (inherited from Object)

Supported by the .NET Compact Framework.

Gets the Type of the current instance.
public methodInitializeLifetimeService (inherited from MarshalByRefObject) Obtains a lifetime service object to control the lifetime policy for this instance.
public methodReleaseMutex

Supported by the .NET Compact Framework.

Releases the Mutex once.
public methodToString (inherited from Object)

Supported by the .NET Compact Framework.

Returns a String that represents the current Object.
public methodWaitOne (inherited from WaitHandle)

Supported by the .NET Compact Framework.

Overloaded. When overridden in a derived class, blocks the current thread until the current WaitHandle receives a signal.

Protected Methods

protected methodDispose (inherited from WaitHandle) When overridden in a derived class, releases the unmanaged resources used by the WaitHandle, and optionally releases the managed resources.
protected methodFinalize (inherited from WaitHandle)

Supported by the .NET Compact Framework.

Overridden. Releases the resources held by the current instance.

In C# and C++, finalizers are expressed using destructor syntax.

protected methodMemberwiseClone (inherited from Object)

Supported by the .NET Compact Framework.

Creates a shallow copy of the current Object.

See Also

Mutex Class | System.Threading Namespace

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