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    ....Using multiple threads, we were taught to just run the code outside vs and the debugger, which seems to work, but also seems completly wrong to me.

    From a WinForms Form Object:

    tKey = new Thread(ReadKeyboard);

    public void ReadKeyboard()
        Text = "Keyboard acquired";

    can someone verify that this is bad practice or otherwise?

    i don't like skipping the debugger, so i used:
    main.Invoke(new MethodInvoker(delegate() { Text = "Keyboard acquired"; }));

    is this an acceptable "workaround"?

    edit: main being a reference to the form object