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ThreadPoolTimer.CreateTimer(TimerElapsedHandler, TimeSpan) method

Creates a single-use timer.

Syntax


public:
static ThreadPoolTimer^ CreateTimer(
  TimerElapsedHandler^ handler, 
  TimeSpan delay
)

Parameters

handler

Type: TimerElapsedHandler

The method to call when the timer expires.

delay

Type: System.TimeSpan [.NET] | Windows::Foundation::TimeSpan [C++]

The amount of time until the timer expires.

C++:  This amount of time is specified in ticks (100-nanosecond units) using the Windows::Foundation::TimeSpan structure.

JavaScript and C#:  This amount of time is specified using the System.TimeSpan structure. It can be specified in ticks, or it can be specified in milliseconds, seconds, and so on.

Return value

Type: ThreadPoolTimer

An instance of a single-use timer.

Requirements (Windows 10 device family)

Device family

Universal, introduced version 10.0.10240.0

API contract

Windows.Foundation.UniversalApiContract, introduced version 1.0

Namespace

Windows.System.Threading
Windows::System::Threading [C++]

Metadata

Windows.Foundation.UniversalApiContract.winmd

Requirements (Windows 8.x and Windows Phone 8.x)

Minimum supported client

Windows 8

Minimum supported server

Windows Server 2012

Minimum supported phone

Windows Phone 8

Namespace

Windows.System.Threading
Windows::System::Threading [C++]

Metadata

Windows.winmd

See also

ThreadPoolTimer
CreateTimer(TimerElapsedHandler, TimeSpan, TimerDestroyedHandler)

 

 

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