CompareTo Method (Object)
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SByte.CompareTo Method (Object)


Compares this instance to a specified object and returns an indication of their relative values.

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

abstract CompareTo : 
        obj:Object -> int
override CompareTo : 
        obj:Object -> int


Type: System.Object

An object to compare, or null.

Return Value

Type: System.Int32

A signed number indicating the relative values of this instance and obj.

Return Value


Less than zero

This instance is less than obj.


This instance is equal to obj.

Greater than zero

This instance is greater than obj.


obj is null.

Exception Condition

obj is not an SByte.

Any instance of SByte, regardless of its value, is considered greater than null.

The obj parameter must be null or an instance of SByte; otherwise, an exception is thrown.

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
Available since 2.0
Windows Phone Silverlight
Available since 7.0
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