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Disables interrupts.


void _disable(void);  


Intrinsic Architecture
_disable x86, ARM, x64

Header file <intrin.h>


_disable instructs the processor to clear the interrupt flag. On x86 systems, this function generates the Clear Interrupt Flag (cli) instruction.

This function is only available in kernel mode. If used in user mode, a Privileged Instruction exception is thrown at run time.

On ARM platforms, this routine is only available as an intrinsic.

END Microsoft Specific

See Also

Compiler Intrinsics