Collection.Collection(Generic IList) Constructor

Initializes a new instance of the Collection class as a wrapper for the specified list.

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

public Collection (
	IList<T> list
public Collection (
	IList<T> list
public function Collection (
	list : IList<T>
Not applicable.



The list that is wrapped by the new collection.

Exception typeCondition


list is a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic).

The elements of the list are not copied. The list is wrapped by the collection, so that subsequent changes to the elements of the list are visible through the Collection.

This constructor is an O(1) operation.

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