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ProcessThread.PriorityLevel Property

Gets or sets the priority level of the thread.

Namespace:  System.Diagnostics
Assembly:  System (in System.dll)

[MonitoringDescriptionAttribute("ThreadPriorityLevel")]
public ThreadPriorityLevel PriorityLevel { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.Diagnostics.ThreadPriorityLevel
One of the ThreadPriorityLevel values, specifying a range that bounds the thread's priority.

ExceptionCondition
Win32Exception

The thread priority level information could not be retrieved.

-or-

The thread priority level could not be set.

PlatformNotSupportedException

The platform is Windows 98 or Windows Millennium Edition.

NotSupportedException

The process is on a remote computer.

The priority level is not a single value, but rather a range of values. The operating system computes the thread's base priority by using the process's PriorityClass to choose a value from the range specified in the PriorityLevel property.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1
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