Array.Rank Property

Gets the rank (number of dimensions) of the Array.

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

Public ReadOnly Property Rank As Integer
Dim instance As Array
Dim value As Integer

value = instance.Rank

/** @property */
public int get_Rank ()

public function get Rank () : int

Not applicable.

Property Value

The rank (number of dimensions) of the Array.

For example, the C# array int[,,] x = new int[1,1,1]; (Dim x(0,0,0) As Integer in Visual Basic) has a rank of 3.

Retrieving the value of this property 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, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 2.0, 1.0

XNA Framework

Supported in: 1.0