LinkedList.FindLast Method

Finds the last node that contains the specified value.

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

public LinkedListNode<T> FindLast (
	T value
public LinkedListNode<T> FindLast (
	T value
public function FindLast (
	value : T
) : LinkedListNode<T>
Not applicable.



The value to locate in the LinkedList.

Return Value

The last LinkedListNode that contains the specified value, if found; otherwise, a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic).

The LinkedList is searched backward starting at Last and ending at First.

This method performs a linear search; therefore, this method is an O(n) operation, where n is Count.

The following code example and output demonstrate the FindLast method. The code example uses the FindLast method to find the last node that has a particular value, and adds two new nodes after it.

This code and output are part of a larger example provided for the LinkedList class.

// Add 'lazy' and 'old' after 'the' (the LinkedListNode named current).
sentence.AddAfter(current, "old");
sentence.AddAfter(current, "lazy");

Windows 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows CE, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 2.0

XNA Framework

Supported in: 1.0

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