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Windows Service clean up threads on stop

WHat would be the way to properly clean up these threads in the Windows Service OnStop?

Dim phoneWorkerThread As New Threading.Thread(AddressOf startPhoneMonitoring)
phoneWorkerThread.Name = "Thread " + " | [" + dataRowString + "] " + System.Guid.NewGuid.ToString()
phoneWorkerThread.IsBackground = True

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Larry Brister

8/22/2022 - Mon
Nasir Razzaq

If I remember correctly, you maintain a list of these threads right? You would need to abort all these threads before the service dies.
Larry Brister

  So along these lines (using the dictionaty list)

            Dim t As Thread
            For Each t In Diagnostics.Process.GetCurrentProcess().Threads
            Next t
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Bingo!  Thanks
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