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Point.Equals Method (Object)

Determines whether the specified Object is a Point and whether it contains the same coordinates as this Point.

Namespace:  System.Windows
Assembly:  WindowsBase (in WindowsBase.dll)

public override bool Equals(
	Object o
)
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Parameters

o
Type: System.Object

The Object to compare.

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if o is a Point and contains the same X and Y values as this Point; otherwise, false.

Point coordinates are described using Double values. Because the value of a Double can lose precision when operated upon, a comparison between two Point values that are logically equal might fail.

The following example shows how to check if two Point structures are equal using the non-static Equals method.

private Boolean nonStaticEqualsExample()
{

    Point point1 = new Point(10, 5);
    Point point2 = new Point(15, 40);

    // Check if the two points are equal using the non-static Equals method. 
    // areEqual is false
    Boolean areEqual = point1.Equals(point2);	

    return areEqual;

}

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003

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
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