Peer.Equals Method (Peer)

Performs a case-sensitive comparison of the current Peer and the specified peer.

Namespace:  System.Net.PeerToPeer.Collaboration
Assembly:  System.Net (in System.Net.dll)

public bool Equals(
	Peer other


Type: System.Net.PeerToPeer.Collaboration.Peer

A Peer instance to compare to this instance.

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean
Returns true if the supplied Peer instance has the same PeerEndPoints as this peer instance, otherwise false. This method also returns false if the peer parameter is null.



Two peers are considered equal if they have the same endpoint collection, regardless of the values in their PeerName properties. Usage scenarios do not involve this class directly, but rather the derived PeerNearMe or the PeerContact classes.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.5.2, 4.5.1, 4.5, 4, 3.5

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

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.

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