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LinkedList<T>.Remove Method (T)

Removes the first occurrence of the specified value from the LinkedList<T>.

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

public bool Remove(
	T value


Type: T
The value to remove from the LinkedList<T>.

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if the element containing value is successfully removed; otherwise, false. This method also returns false if value was not found in the original LinkedList<T>.



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 Remove(T) method overload to remove the node containing the value "old" from a linked list of strings.

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

// Remove the node referred to by current.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Portable Class Library

Supported in: Portable Class Library

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, 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.