Dispatcher.HasShutdownStarted Property


Determines whether the Dispatcher is shutting down.

 property bool HasShutdownStarted { bool get(); };
public bool HasShutdownStarted { get; }
member this.HasShutdownStarted : bool
Public ReadOnly Property HasShutdownStarted As Boolean

Property Value


true if the Dispatcher has started shutting down; otherwise, false.


When the Dispatcher starts to shut down, the ShutdownStarted event is raised and HasShutdownStarted is set to true.

The Dispatcher does not shut down completely until the event queue unwinds.

When the Dispatcher finishes shutting down, the ShutdownFinished event is raised and the HasShutdownFinished property is set to true.

Once the shutdown process begins, all pending work items in the queue are aborted.

Applies to