Using Threads and Threading

It is easy to create, manage, and destroy managed threads, but doing so can cause unintended side effects if you do not understand the relationship of managed and unmanaged threads and the ThreadAbortException. The topics in this section discuss the creation and management of managed threads and how to avoid unintended consequences.

In This Section

  • Thread
    Provides reference documentation for the Thread class, which represents a managed thread, whether it came from unmanaged code or was created in a managed application.
  • Threads and Threading
    Provides an introduction to managed threading.
  • ThreadStart
    Provides reference documentation for the ThreadStart delegate.