Timeout Class

Contains a constant that is used to specify an infinite amount of time. This class cannot be inherited.

Inheritance Hierarchy

System.Object
  System.Threading.Timeout

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

Syntax

'Declaration
<ComVisibleAttribute(True)> _
Public NotInheritable Class Timeout
[ComVisibleAttribute(true)]
public static class Timeout

The Timeout type exposes the following members.

Fields

  Name Description
Public fieldStatic memberSupported by Silverlight for Windows PhoneSupported by Xbox 360 Infinite A constant used to specify an infinite waiting period. This field is constant.

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Remarks

The only member of this class, Infinite, is a constant used by methods that accept an integer timeout parameter, such as Thread.Sleep(Int32) and Thread.Join(Int32).

Version Information

Silverlight

Supported in: 5, 4, 3

Silverlight for Windows Phone

Supported in: Windows Phone OS 7.1, Windows Phone OS 7.0

XNA Framework

Supported in: Xbox 360, Windows Phone OS 7.0

Platforms

For a list of the operating systems and browsers that are supported by Silverlight, see Supported Operating Systems and Browsers.

Thread Safety

This type is thread safe.

See Also

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