StrongBox(T) Class
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StrongBox<T> Class

This API supports the .NET Framework infrastructure and is not intended to be used directly from your code.

[ This article is for Windows Phone 8 developers. If you’re developing for Windows 10, see the latest documentation. ]

Holds a reference to a value.


Namespace:  System.Runtime.CompilerServices
Assembly:  System.Core (in System.Core.dll)

public class StrongBox<T> : IStrongBox

Type Parameters


The type of the value that the StrongBox<T> references.

The StrongBox<T> type exposes the following members.

Public methodStrongBox<T>()Initializes a new instance of the StrongBox<T> class.
Public methodStrongBox<T>(T)Initializes a new instance of the StrongBox<T> class by using the supplied value.

Public methodEquals(Object)Determines whether the specified Object is equal to the current Object. (Inherited from Object.)
Protected methodFinalizeAllows an object to try to free resources and perform other cleanup operations before the Object is reclaimed by garbage collection. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodGetHashCodeServes as a hash function for a particular type. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodGetTypeGets the Type of the current instance. (Inherited from Object.)
Protected methodMemberwiseCloneCreates a shallow copy of the current Object. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodToStringReturns a string that represents the current object. (Inherited from Object.)

Public fieldValueRepresents the value that the StrongBox<T> references.

Explicit interface implemetationPrivate propertyIStrongBox.ValueGets or sets the value that the StrongBox<T> references.

Windows Phone OS

Supported in: 8.1, 8.0, 7.1, 7.0

Windows Phone

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.

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