.NET Framework Class Library
TypeConverterSortProperties Method

Sorts a collection of properties.

Namespace:   System.ComponentModel
Assembly:  System (in System.dll)
Syntax
Protected Function SortProperties ( _
	props As [%$TOPIC/55d6yhs3_en-us_VS_110_1_0_0_0_0%], _
	names As [%$TOPIC/55d6yhs3_en-us_VS_110_1_0_0_0_1%]() _
) As [%$TOPIC/55d6yhs3_en-us_VS_110_1_0_0_0_2%]
protected [%$TOPIC/55d6yhs3_en-us_VS_110_1_0_1_0_0%] SortProperties(
	[%$TOPIC/55d6yhs3_en-us_VS_110_1_0_1_0_1%] props,
	[%$TOPIC/55d6yhs3_en-us_VS_110_1_0_1_0_2%][] names
)
protected:
[%$TOPIC/55d6yhs3_en-us_VS_110_1_0_2_0_0%]^ SortProperties(
	[%$TOPIC/55d6yhs3_en-us_VS_110_1_0_2_0_1%]^ props, 
	array<[%$TOPIC/55d6yhs3_en-us_VS_110_1_0_2_0_2%]^>^ names
)
member SortProperties : 
        props:[%$TOPIC/55d6yhs3_en-us_VS_110_1_0_3_0_0%] * 
        names:[%$TOPIC/55d6yhs3_en-us_VS_110_1_0_3_0_1%][] -> [%$TOPIC/55d6yhs3_en-us_VS_110_1_0_3_0_2%]

Parameters

props
Type: System.ComponentModelPropertyDescriptorCollection

A PropertyDescriptorCollection that has the properties to sort.

names
Type: SystemString

An array of names in the order you want the properties to appear in the collection.

Return Value

Type: System.ComponentModelPropertyDescriptorCollection
A PropertyDescriptorCollection that contains the sorted properties.
Remarks

All properties in the collection that are not already in the array of names are added alphabetically to the end. If the names parameter is an empty array or , all the properties in the collection are sorted alphabetically.

Version Information

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1
Platforms

Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows 8, Windows Server 2012, Windows 7, Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core Role not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core Role supported with SP1 or later; Itanium not supported)

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.