ReadOnlyCollection(Of T).IndexOf Method (T)

 
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Searches for the specified object and returns the zero-based index of the first occurrence within the entire ReadOnlyCollection(Of T).

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

Public Function IndexOf (
	value As T
) As Integer

Parameters

value
Type: T

The object to locate in the List(Of T). The value can be null for reference types.

Return Value

Type: System.Int32

The zero-based index of the first occurrence of item within the entire ReadOnlyCollection(Of T), if found; otherwise, -1.

The ReadOnlyCollection(Of T) is searched forward starting at the first element and ending at the last element.

This method determines equality using the default comparer EqualityComparer(Of T).Default.

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

Universal Windows Platform
Available since 8
.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
Portable Class Library
Supported in: portable .NET platforms
Silverlight
Available since 2.0
Windows Phone Silverlight
Available since 7.0
Windows Phone
Available since 8.1
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