Bug 21555 - Device.StartTimer should allow for cancellation
Summary: Device.StartTimer should allow for cancellation
Alias: None
Product: Forms
Classification: Xamarin
Component: Forms ()
Version: 1.2.2
Hardware: All All
: --- enhancement
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Bugzilla
Depends on:
Reported: 2014-07-23 14:56 UTC by Adam Kemp
Modified: 2017-01-20 09:24 UTC (History)
11 users (show)

Is this bug a regression?: ---
Last known good build:

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Description Adam Kemp 2014-07-23 14:56:07 UTC
There should be a way to cancel a timer started using Device.StartTimer, or alternatively a timer class that works like WPF's DispatcherTimer. This is very useful for things like timeouts.
Comment 1 Ian 2015-01-10 23:48:17 UTC
I also would find the ability to cancel a timer helpful for timeouts in an app.
Comment 2 Stephane Delcroix 2015-05-21 05:57:50 UTC
Thank you for your feature request, we will take your feedback into consideration.
Comment 3 PhilO 2015-07-29 08:45:20 UTC
I also second this request.  Thank you very much.
Comment 4 Gerald Versluis 2015-08-27 07:28:26 UTC
Comment 5 philip 2016-08-10 17:01:09 UTC