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Dispatcher.FromThread Method

Gets the Dispatcher for the specified thread.

Namespace:  System.Windows.Threading
Assembly:  WindowsBase (in WindowsBase.dll)

public static Dispatcher FromThread(
	Thread thread
)
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Parameters

thread
Type: System.Threading.Thread

The thread to obtain the Dispatcher from.

Return Value

Type: System.Windows.Threading.Dispatcher
The dispatcher for thread.

If a dispatcher is not available for the specified thread, null will be returned.

FromThread does not create a Dispatcher on a thread that does not have a Dispatcher. A new Dispatcher is created on a thread that does not already have a Dispatcher when attempting to get the Dispatcher by using the CurrentDispatcher property.

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003

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
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