Abort Method
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Thread.Abort Method

This member can be used only by trusted applications. If you try to use this member in a partial-trust application, your code will throw a MethodAccessException exception. This member is security-critical, which restricts its use.
[SECURITY CRITICAL]

Raises a ThreadAbortException in the thread on which it is invoked, to begin the process of terminating the thread. Calling this method usually terminates the thread.

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

'Declaration
<SecurityCriticalAttribute> _
<SecurityPermissionAttribute(SecurityAction.Demand, ControlThread := True)> _
Public Sub Abort

Silverlight

Supported in: 5, 4, 3

Silverlight for Windows Phone

Supported in: Windows Phone OS 7.1, Windows Phone OS 7.0

XNA Framework

Supported in: Xbox 360, Windows Phone OS 7.0

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