[ This article is for Windows Phone 8 developers. If you’re developing for Windows 10, see the latest documentation. ]
References a method to be called when a corresponding asynchronous operation is completed.
Assembly: mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)
Use an delegate to process the results of an asynchronous operation in a separate thread. The delegate represents a callback method that is called when the asynchronous operation is completed. The callback method takes an IAsyncResult parameter, which is subsequently used to obtain the results of the asynchronous operation.
Windows PhoneAsynchronous delegate calls, specifically the BeginInvoke and EndInvoke methods, are not supported in Windows Phone. If you attempt to invoke delegates asynchronously, the application throws TargetInvocationException instead of NotSupportedException.