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IDictionary(String, Object).TryGetValue Method

ExpandoObject.IDictionary<String, Object>.TryGetValue Method

Gets the value associated with the specified key.

Namespace:  System.Dynamic
Assembly:  System.Core (in System.Core.dll)

bool IDictionary<string, Object>.TryGetValue(
	string key,
	out Object value


Type: System.String
The key of the value to get.
Type: System.Object%
When this method returns, contains the value associated with the specified key, if the key is found; otherwise, contains the default value for the type of the value parameter. This parameter is passed uninitialized.

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if the object that implements IDictionary<TKey, TValue> contains an element that has the specified key; otherwise, false.


IDictionary<TKey, TValue>.TryGetValue(TKey, TValue)


Supported in: 5, 4

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