Multithreaded Programming for Components with System.Threading

The BackgroundWorker component replaces and adds functionality to the System.Threading namespace; however, the System.Threading namespace is retained for both backward compatibility and future use, if you choose. For more information, see BackgroundWorker Component Overview.

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  • System.Threading namespace
    Provides classes and interfaces that enable multithreaded programming.

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Multithreading in Components