Roadmap for threading in Visual Basic .NET

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This article provides a roadmap to learn and master Visual Basic .NET. Roadmap articles provide links to useful information, including online documentation, Microsoft Knowledge Base articles, and Microsoft white papers, to help you learn about a Microsoft product or technology.

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Overview Information About Threading in Visual Basic .NET

.NET Framework Developer's Guide for Threading

Lock and Thread Performance Counters

Articles About Threading in .NET and Visual Basic .NET

Leverage the .NET Framework with Visual Basic .NET

MSDN Magazine: Visual Basic .NET: Tracing, Logging, and Threading Made Easy with .NET

Making Asynchronous Method Calls in the .NET Environment


General Information About Threading

Threading Model

Tasks, Processes, and Threads

Information About the Thread Class and the System.Threading Namespace

System.Threading Namespace

Thread Class

ThreadPool Class

Threading Objects and Features

Key Concepts and QuickStart Tutorials

Key Concepts for Understanding Threading

Thread Concepts

Threads and Threading

At the bottom of this page, you can find sample code about how to use threading in Visual Basic .NET, as well as other information about Visual Basic .NET.

QuickStart Samples for Programming in .NET Framework

Many of these examples use the System.Threading namespace.
Creating Threads

.NET Framework QuickStarts

Thread Pooling

Examples Demonstrating Free-threading and Other Features of Visual Basic .NET

.NET Framework Samples: Threading

Asynchronous Remoting

How To Articles

How To articles provide step-by-step instructions to accomplish specific tasks. For additional information, click the article number below to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
315577 HOW TO: Create a Thread by Using Visual Basic .NET


Threading Design Guidelines

Managed and Unmanaged Threading

Managed Threading Support


Article ID: 316422 - Last Review: January 17, 2015 - Revision: 2.0
Applies to
  • Microsoft Visual Basic .NET 2003 Standard Edition
  • Microsoft Visual Basic .NET 2002 Standard Edition
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