SqlBinary.CompareTo Method (Object)

Compares this SqlBinary object to the supplied object and returns an indication of their relative values.

Namespace:  System.Data.SqlTypes
Assembly:  System.Data (in System.Data.dll)

public int CompareTo(
	Object value


Type: System.Object

The object to be compared to this SqlBinary structure.

Return Value

Type: System.Int32
A signed number that indicates the relative values of this SqlBinary structure and the object.

Return value


Less than zero

The value of this SqlBinary object is less than the object.


This SqlBinary object is the same as object.

Greater than zero

This SqlBinary object is greater than object.


The object is a null reference.



.NET Framework

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

.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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