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Task.WaitAll Method (Task[], TimeSpan)

Waits for all of the provided Task objects to complete execution.

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

public static bool WaitAll(
	Task[] tasks,
	TimeSpan timeout
)

Parameters

tasks
Type: System.Threading.Tasks.Task[]
An array of Task instances on which to wait.
timeout
Type: System.TimeSpan
A TimeSpan that represents the number of milliseconds to wait, or a TimeSpan that represents -1 milliseconds to wait indefinitely.

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if all of the Task instances completed execution within the allotted time; otherwise, false.

ExceptionCondition
ObjectDisposedException

One or more of the Task objects in tasks has been disposed.

ArgumentNullException

The tasks argument is null.

AggregateException

At least one of the Task instances was canceled -or- an exception was thrown during the execution of at least one of the Task instances. If a task was canceled, the AggregateException contains an OperationCanceledException in its InnerExceptions collection.

ArgumentOutOfRangeException

timeout is a negative number other than -1 milliseconds, which represents an infinite time-out -or- timeout is greater than MaxValue.

ArgumentException

The tasks argument contains a null element.

The cancellationToken argument is used to cancel the wait operation. If it is canceled, the Wait returns false (False in Visual Basic). Cancellation of the tasks is a distinct operation, and is signaled by the AggregateException as noted above.

Silverlight

Supported in: 5

For a list of the operating systems and browsers that are supported by Silverlight, see Supported Operating Systems and Browsers.

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