Information
The topic you requested is included in another documentation set. For convenience, it's displayed below. Choose Switch to see the topic in its original location.

CompareMethod Enumeration

Indicates how to compare strings when calling comparison functions.

Namespace:  Microsoft.VisualBasic
Assembly:  Microsoft.VisualBasic (in Microsoft.VisualBasic.dll)

public enum CompareMethod

Member nameDescription
BinaryPerforms a binary comparison. This member is equivalent to the Visual Basic constant vbBinaryCompare.
TextPerforms a textual comparison. This member is equivalent to the Visual Basic constant vbTextCompare.

When you call comparison functions, you can use the CompareMethod enumeration in your code in place of the actual values. The Compare argument takes the CompareMethod enumeration members.

Silverlight

Supported in: 5, 4, 3

For a list of the operating systems and browsers that are supported by Silverlight, see Supported Operating Systems and Browsers.

Was this page helpful?
(1500 characters remaining)
Thank you for your feedback

Community Additions

Show:
© 2014 Microsoft