Provides a set of methods and properties that you can use to accurately measure elapsed time.
Assembly: System (in System.dll)
'Declaration Public Class Stopwatch
public class Stopwatch
The Stopwatch type exposes the following members.
|Stopwatch||Initializes a new instance of the Stopwatch class.|
|Elapsed||Gets the total elapsed time measured by the current instance.|
|ElapsedMilliseconds||Gets the total elapsed time measured by the current instance, in milliseconds.|
|ElapsedTicks||Gets the total elapsed time measured by the current instance, in timer ticks.|
|IsRunning||Gets a value indicating whether the Stopwatch timer is running.|
|Equals(Object)||Determines whether the specified Object is equal to the current Object. (Inherited from Object.)|
|Finalize||Allows an object to try to free resources and perform other cleanup operations before the Object is reclaimed by garbage collection. (Inherited from Object.)|
|GetHashCode||Serves as a hash function for a particular type. (Inherited from Object.)|
|GetTimestamp||Gets the current number of ticks in the timer mechanism.|
|GetType||Gets the Type of the current instance. (Inherited from Object.)|
|MemberwiseClone||Creates a shallow copy of the current Object. (Inherited from Object.)|
|Reset||Stops time interval measurement and resets the elapsed time to zero.|
|Start||Starts, or resumes, measuring elapsed time for an interval.|
|StartNew||Initializes a new Stopwatch instance, sets the elapsed time property to zero, and starts measuring elapsed time.|
|Stop||Stops measuring elapsed time for an interval.|
|ToString||Returns a string that represents the current object. (Inherited from Object.)|
|Frequency||Gets the frequency of the timer as the number of ticks per second. This field is read-only.|
|IsHighResolution||Indicates whether the timer is based on a high-resolution performance counter. This field is read-only.|
Supported in: Xbox 360
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Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.