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how do you threed in vb.net

Johnny
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i have a program im trying to read the files off a drive and display them on a dataset(with saving them to a database too)

so id like to have it do this in a threed to speed it up some.
is there ** would like to see code examples ** or a good tutorial around explaining threeding

if more info is needed please ask

thank you  in advance for any help you may provide
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i found this link that uses threading to search for a file in a directory.
http://blogs.msdn.com/dougturn/archive/2004/01/30/65271.aspx

if you are using .net 2 maybe BackgroundWorker instead of System.Threading is better (handles the threading safely automatically)

hope it helps you

NY
Not trying to steal anyones points here... but this is a very usefuly MSI containing 101 example applications written by Microsoft. It explains multi-threading, sockets, async calls etc...

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?familyid=08e3d5f8-033d-420b-a3b1-3074505c03f3&displaylang=en

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Thank you for the replies

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*smile* gota love the tab key and a cat hitting enter


where can i get info on BackgroundWorker this seams to be more of what im looking for

Again thanks for the replies so far
the MSDN documentation has very extensive examples on how to use this new class
http://msdn2.microsoft.com/en-us/library/system.componentmodel.backgroundworker.aspx

or
you could try these links maybe for other examples:
http://www.codeguru.com/columns/vb/article.php/c10755/
http://www.itwriting.com/pcw/index.html

its not really that hard, the new framework makes it all very simple. hope that helps a bit

NY

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thank you very much
thanks for the grade

NY