BackgroundWorker.WorkerSupportsCancellation Property


Gets or sets a value indicating whether the BackgroundWorker supports asynchronous cancellation.

 property bool WorkerSupportsCancellation { bool get(); void set(bool value); };
public bool WorkerSupportsCancellation { get; set; }
member this.WorkerSupportsCancellation : bool with get, set
Public Property WorkerSupportsCancellation As Boolean

Property Value

true if the BackgroundWorker supports cancellation; otherwise false. The default is false.


Set the WorkerSupportsCancellation property to true if you want the BackgroundWorker to support cancellation. When this property is true, you can call the CancelAsync method to interrupt a background operation.

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