Thread.ThreadState Property

 

Gets a value containing the states of the current thread.

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

member ThreadState : ThreadState with get

Property Value

Type: System.Threading.ThreadState

One of the ThreadState values indicating the state of the current thread. The initial value is Unstarted.

The ThreadState property provides more specific information than the IsAlive property.

System_CAPS_importantImportant

Thread state is only of interest in debugging scenarios. Your code should never use thread state to synchronize the activities of threads.

The following code example demonstrates accessing the ThreadState of a thread.

No code example is currently available or this language may not be supported.

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
Silverlight
Available since 2.0
Windows Phone Silverlight
Available since 7.0
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