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NameValueCollection.GetValues Method (String)

Gets the values associated with the specified key from the NameValueCollection.

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

public virtual string[] GetValues(
	string name
)

Parameters

name
Type: System.String

The String key of the entry that contains the values to get. The key can be null.

Return Value

Type: System.String[]
A String array that contains the values associated with the specified key from the NameValueCollection, if found; otherwise, null.

Caution noteCaution

This method returns null in the following cases: 1) if the specified key is not found; and 2) if the specified key is found and its associated value is null. This method does not distinguish between the two cases.

This method is an O(n) operation, where n is the number of values associated with the specified key.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

XNA Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0, 1.0
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