SortedSet(Of T).ExceptWith Method (IEnumerable(Of T))

.NET Framework (current version)

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Removes all elements that are in a specified collection from the current SortedSet(Of T) object.

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

Public Sub ExceptWith (
	other As IEnumerable(Of T)


Type: System.Collections.Generic.IEnumerable(Of T)

The collection of items to remove from the SortedSet(Of T) object.

Exception Condition

other is null.

This method removes any element in the current SortedSet(Of T) that is also in other. Duplicate values in other are ignored.

This method is an O(n) operation, where n is the number of elements in the other parameter.

The following example removes elements from a sorted set that are duplicated in another sorted set. This code example is part of a larger example provided for the SortedSet(Of T) class.

' Remove elements in mediaFiles1 that are also in mediaFiles2.
Console.WriteLine("Remove duplicates (of mediaFiles2) from the set...")
Console.WriteLine(vbTab & "Count before: {0}", _
Console.WriteLine(vbTab & "Count after: {0}", _

Universal Windows Platform
Available since 8
.NET Framework
Available since 4.0
Portable Class Library
Supported in: portable .NET platforms
Windows Phone Silverlight
Available since 8.0
Windows Phone
Available since 8.1
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