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ParallelOptions.CancellationToken Property

Gets or sets the CancellationToken associated with this ParallelOptions instance.

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

public CancellationToken CancellationToken { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.Threading.CancellationToken
The token that is associated with this instance.

Providing a CancellationToken to a Parallel method enables the operation to be exited early. Code external to the operation may cancel the token, and if the operation observes the token being set, it may exit early by throwing an OperationCanceledException.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

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