SemaphoreSlim.Wait Method (Int32)

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

Blocks the current thread until it can enter the SemaphoreSlim, using a 32-bit signed integer that specifies the timeout.

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


Public Function Wait ( _
    millisecondsTimeout As Integer _
) As Boolean
public bool Wait(
    int millisecondsTimeout


Return Value

Type: System..::.Boolean
true if the current thread successfully entered the SemaphoreSlim; otherwise, false.


Exception Condition

millisecondsTimeout is a negative number other than -1, which represents an infinite time-out.

Version Information

Windows Phone OS

Supported in: 8.1, 8.0

See Also


SemaphoreSlim Class

Wait Overload

System.Threading Namespace