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What is Visual C# equivalent of HANDLE data type?

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Im developing a Windows application using Visual C# and Visual Studio 2008. For part of the project I need to convert some code written in C/C++.  eg

HANDLE  idiot;

How would I define "idiot" in my visual C# code ie. what data type is equivalent to "HANDLE"?
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HANDLE is used by a lot of WinAPI functions, I think you have to focus on the function itself, instead of handle.
For every function you will find application examples of C# Interop.
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