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
)

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.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1
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