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Boolean.CompareTo Method (Object)

Compares this instance to a specified object and returns an integer that indicates their relationship to one another.

Namespace:  System
Assembly:  mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)

'Declaration
Public Function CompareTo ( _
	obj As Object _
) As Integer

Parameters

obj
Type: System.Object
An object to compare to this instance, or Nothing.

Return Value

Type: System.Int32
A signed integer that indicates the relative order of this instance and obj.

Return Value

Condition

Less than zero

This instance is false and obj is true.

Zero

This instance and obj are equal (either both are true or both are false).

Greater than zero

This instance is true and obj is false.

-or-

obj is Nothing.

Implements

IComparable.CompareTo(Object)

ExceptionCondition
ArgumentException

obj is not a Boolean.

obj must be Nothing or an instance of Boolean; otherwise, an exception is thrown.

This method implements the IComparable interface.

Silverlight

Supported in: 5, 4, 3

Silverlight for Windows Phone

Supported in: Windows Phone OS 7.1, Windows Phone OS 7.0

XNA Framework

Supported in: Xbox 360, Windows Phone OS 7.0

For a list of the operating systems and browsers that are supported by Silverlight, see Supported Operating Systems and Browsers.

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