Exposes a method that compares two objects.
Assembly: mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)
Thetype exposes the following members.
This interface is used in conjunction with the Array.Sort and Array.BinarySearch methods. It provides a way to customize the sort order of a collection. See the Compare method for notes on parameters and return value.
The following code example demonstrates the use of the interface to sort an ArrayList object. In this example, the interface is implemented using the CaseInsensitiveComparer class to reverse the order of the contents of the ArrayList.
Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2
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