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LinkedList(Of T).Remove Method (T)

Removes the first occurrence of the specified value from the LinkedList(Of T).

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

Public Function Remove ( _
	value As T _
) As Boolean
Dim instance As LinkedList 
Dim value As T
Dim returnValue As Boolean 

returnValue = instance.Remove(value)


Type: T

The value to remove from the LinkedList(Of 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(Of T).


ICollection(Of T).Remove(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(Of T) class.

' Remove the node referred to by current. 

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP Starter Edition, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 98, Windows CE, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Xbox 360, Zune

The .NET Framework and .NET Compact Framework do not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 2.0

XNA Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0, 1.0