Version.CompareTo Method (Object)
Compares the current Version object to a specified object and returns an indication of their relative values.
Assembly: mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)
abstract CompareTo : version:Object -> int override CompareTo : version:Object -> int
- Type: System.Object
An object to compare, or a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic).
Return ValueType: System.Int32
A signed integer that indicates the relative values of the two objects, as shown in the following table.
The components of Version in decreasing order of importance are: major, minor, build, and revision. An unknown component is assumed to be older than any known component.
Version 1.1 is older than version 1.1.0
Version 1.1 is older than version 1.1.1
Version 1.1 is older than version 220.127.116.11
Version 1.1.2 is older than version 18.104.22.168
Version 1.2.5 is newer than version 22.214.171.124
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.