.net - Getting accurate ticks from a timer in C#

.net - Getting accurate ticks from a timer in C#

I'm trying to rebuild an old metronome application that was originally written using MFC in C++ to be written in.NET using C#. One of the issues I'm running into is getting the timer to "tick" accu…


c# - Best Timer for using in a Windows service

I need to create some windows service which will execute every N period of time. The question is: Which timer control should I use: System.Timers.Timer or System.Threading.Timer one? Does it influence…


Is it necessary to dispose System.Timers.Timer if you use one in your application?

I am using System.Timers.Timer class in one of the classes in my application. I know that Timer class has Dispose method inherited from the parent Component class that implements IDisposable interfac…


c# - Which methods can be used to make thread wait for an event and then continue its execution?

I have a thread running that delegates out some tasks. When a single task is complete, an event is raised saying that it has completed. These tasks need to be run in a specific order and need to wait…


c# - Installing Windows Service programmatically

How do I install a Windows Service programmatically without using installutil.exe?…



SCTP with Multihoming as a Drop In Replacement for TCP

SCTP has native multi-homing support which if I understand it correctly will automatically reroute your packets over a secondary NIC if the primary interface goes down. I duplicated this functionali…


c# - System.Timers.Timer How to get the time remaining until Elapse

Using C#, how may I get the time remaining(before the elapse event will occur) from a System.Timers.Timer object? In other words, let say I set the timer interval to 6 hours, but 3 hours later, I wan…


C# timer getting fired before their interval time

We're getting following problem while using System.Threading.Timer(.NET 2.0) from a Windows service. There are around 12 different timer objects.. Each timer has due time and interval. This is set c…


c# - .NET: Best way to execute a lambda on UI thread after a delay?

I had a situation come up that required running a lambda expression on the UI thread after a delay. I thought of several ways to do this and finally settled on this approach Task.Factory.StartNew(()=…


c# - System.Timers.Timer/Threading.Timer vs Thread with WhileLoop+Thread.Sleep For Periodic Tasks

In my application I have to send periodic heartbeats to a "brother" application. Is this better accomplished with System.Timers.Timer/Threading.Timer or Using a Thread with a while loop and a Thread.S…




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