Compares this instance to a specified object and returns an indication of their relative values.
Assembly: mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)
- Type: System.Object
An object to compare, or a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic).
Return ValueType: System.Int32
A signed number that indicates the relative values of this instance and target.
Less than zero
The value of this instance is less than the value of target.
The value of this instance is equal to the value of target.
Greater than zero
The value of this instance is greater than the value of target.
target is a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic).
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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