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PropertyDescriptorCollection.Sort Method (String[], IComparer)

Sorts the members of this collection. The specified order is applied first, followed by the sort using the specified IComparer.

Namespace:  System.ComponentModel
Assembly:  System (in System.dll)

public virtual PropertyDescriptorCollection Sort(
	string[] names,
	IComparer comparer
)

Parameters

names
Type: System.String[]

An array of strings describing the order in which to sort the PropertyDescriptor objects in this collection.

comparer
Type: System.Collections.IComparer

A comparer to use to sort the PropertyDescriptor objects in this collection.

The following code example defines the sort order for the Sort method. If the PropertyDescriptorCollection contains four PropertyDescriptor objects with the names A, B, C, and D, the properties of myNewColl would be sorted in the order D, B, A, and C.

myNewColl = this.Sort(new string[]{"D", "B"});

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

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
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