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Assert.AreEqual Method (String, String, Boolean)

Verifies that two specified strings are equal, ignoring case or not as specified. The assertion fails if they are not equal.

Namespace:  Microsoft.VisualStudio.TestTools.UnitTesting
Assembly:  Microsoft.VisualStudio.QualityTools.UnitTestFramework (in Microsoft.VisualStudio.QualityTools.UnitTestFramework.dll)

public static void AreEqual(
	string expected,
	string actual,
	bool ignoreCase
)

Parameters

expected
Type: System.String
The first string to compare. This is the string the unit test expects.
actual
Type: System.String
The second string to compare. This is the string the unit test produced.
ignoreCase
Type: System.Boolean
A Boolean value that indicates a case-sensitive or insensitive comparison. true indicates a case-insensitive comparison.

ExceptionCondition
AssertFailedException

expected is not equal to actual.

The invariant culture is used for the comparison.

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