SynchronizationContext.SetSynchronizationContext Method

For apps that target Windows Phone OS 7.0 and 7.1, do not use this member in your app. If you do, your code will throw a MethodAccessException. This member is security-critical, which restricts it to internal use by the .NET Framework for Windows Phone class library.


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

Sets the current synchronization context.

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


<SecurityCriticalAttribute> _
Public Shared Sub SetSynchronizationContext ( _
    syncContext As SynchronizationContext _
public static void SetSynchronizationContext(
    SynchronizationContext syncContext


Version Information

Windows Phone OS

Supported in: 8.1, 8.0, 7.1, 7.0


Windows Phone

See Also


SynchronizationContext Class

System.Threading Namespace