CodeTypeDeclarationCollection.IndexOf Method (CodeTypeDeclaration)


Gets the index of the specified CodeTypeDeclaration object in the CodeTypeDeclarationCollection, if it exists in the collection.

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

public int IndexOf(
	CodeTypeDeclaration value


Type: System.CodeDom.CodeTypeDeclaration

The CodeTypeDeclaration to locate in the collection.

Return Value

Type: System.Int32

The index of the specified object, if it is found, in the collection; otherwise, -1.

The following example retrieves CodeTypeDeclaration entries from a CodeTypeDeclarationCollection object and displays their names and indexes returned by the IndexOf method.

// Tests for the presence of a CodeTypeDeclaration in the 
// collection, and retrieves its index if it is found.
CodeTypeDeclaration testDeclaration = new CodeTypeDeclaration("TestType");
int itemIndex = -1;
if( collection.Contains( testDeclaration ) )
    itemIndex = collection.IndexOf( testDeclaration );

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
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