Using Threads and Threading

The topics in this section discuss the creation and management of managed threads, how to pass data to managed threads and get results back, and how to destroy threads and handle a ThreadAbortException.

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.

  • ThreadStart
    Provides reference documentation for the ThreadStart delegate that represents parameterless thread procedures.

  • ParameterizedThreadStart
    Provides an easy way to pass data to a thread procedure, although without strong typing.