WaitHandle Property
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CountdownEvent.WaitHandle Property

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

Gets a WaitHandle that is used to wait for the event to be set.

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

public WaitHandle WaitHandle { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.Threading.WaitHandle
A WaitHandle that is used to wait for the event to be set.

ExceptionCondition
ObjectDisposedException

The current instance has already been disposed.

WaitHandle should only be used if it's needed for integration with code bases that rely on having a WaitHandle. If all that's needed is to wait for the CountdownEvent to be set, the Wait method should be preferred.

Windows Phone OS

Supported in: 8.1, 8.0

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