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Hi all,

I have an issue with a winform. I would like to exit the application using Environment.Exit(1). However when I use this approach the code before the exit code does not execute. Any thoughts? Here is my code. Just as a note, the code runs successfully if I leave out the Environement.Exit(1) code.

        public void ShowForm(System.Windows.Forms.Form frm, string id)
            object empty = null;
            axW.Navigate("http://localhost:2124/Studiebogservice/_Ankomst/LabelPrint.aspx?id=" + id, ref empty, ref empty, ref empty, ref empty);
            for (; axW.ReadyState != SHDocVw.tagREADYSTATE.READYSTATE_COMPLETE; )
Posted 12-Nov-12 0:33am
chandanadhikari 12-Nov-12 13:30pm
what happens when you debug with breakpoint at Environment.Exit(1)

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It probably does get cued to run, and the commands for it are prepared - but as an asynchronous process. Then along comes Environment.Exit and terminates all processes associated with the application, including those you have just prepared to print.

Environment.Exit is a big step - it is an abnormal termination, and it shuts everything down, without waiting for them to finish, save data, or do anything else.

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