ICollection.CopyTo Method

Updated: January 2010

Copies the elements of the ICollection to an Array, starting at a particular Array index.

Namespace:  System.Collections
Assembly:  mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)

void CopyTo(
	Array array,
	int index
)

Parameters

array
Type: System.Array

The one-dimensional Array that is the destination of the elements copied from ICollection. The Array must have zero-based indexing.

index
Type: System.Int32

The zero-based index in array at which copying begins.

ExceptionCondition
ArgumentNullException

array is null.

ArgumentOutOfRangeException

index is less than zero.

ArgumentException

array is multidimensional.

-or-

The number of elements in the source ICollection is greater than the available space from index to the end of the destination array.

-or-

The type of the source ICollection cannot be cast automatically to the type of the destination array.

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP Starter Edition, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 98, Windows CE, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Xbox 360, Zune

The .NET Framework and .NET Compact Framework do not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

.NET Framework

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

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 2.0, 1.0

XNA Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0, 1.0

Date

History

Reason

January 2010

Removed duplicate exception from the Exceptions section.

Customer feedback.

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