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Tuple.Create<T1, T2, T3> Method (T1, T2, T3)

Creates a new 3-tuple, or triple.

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

public static Tuple<T1, T2, T3> Create<T1, T2, T3>(
	T1 item1,
	T2 item2,
	T3 item3

Type Parameters


The type of the first component of the tuple.


The type of the second component of the tuple.


The type of the third component of the tuple.


Type: T1
The value of the first component of the tuple.
Type: T2
The value of the second component of the tuple.
Type: T3
The value of the third component of the tuple.

Return Value

Type: System.Tuple<T1, T2, T3>
A 3-tuple whose value is (item1, item2, item3).

Create is a helper method that you can call to instantiate a 3-tuple object without having to explicitly specify the types of its components. The following example uses the Create method to instantiate a 3-tuple.

var tuple3 = Tuple.Create("New York", 32.68, 51.87);

This code is equivalent to the following call to the Tuple<T1, T2, T3>.Tuple<T1, T2, T3> class constructor.

var tuple3 = new Tuple<string, double, double>
                      ("New York", 32.68, 51.87);

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4

Portable Class Library

Supported in: Portable Class Library

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

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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