How to Wait for a Given Time Period

Explains how to use timers to suspend a thread for a given time period.

Once the timer has been created and initialised, a request can be set up.

  • start the timer to complete after a set period by calling After() , passing the required period in microseconds

  • call User::WaitForRequest() to wait for completion

In the following example, the thread is suspended for a 1 second. timerStatus is a TRequestStatus .