Comparer Constructor (CultureInfo)

 
System_CAPS_noteNote

The .NET API Reference documentation has a new home. Visit the .NET API Browser on docs.microsoft.com to see the new experience.

Initializes a new instance of the Comparer class using the specified System.Globalization.CultureInfo.

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

new : 
        culture:CultureInfo -> Comparer

Parameters

culture
Type: System.Globalization.CultureInfo

The System.Globalization.CultureInfo to use for the new Comparer.

Exception Condition
ArgumentNullException

culture is null.

Comparison procedures use the specified System.Globalization.CultureInfo to determine the sort order and casing rules. String comparisons might have different results depending on the culture. For more information on culture-specific comparisons, see the System.Globalization namespace and Globalizing and Localizing .NET Framework Applications.

The following code example shows how Compare returns different values depending on the culture associated with the Comparer.

No code example is currently available or this language may not be supported.

Universal Windows Platform
Available since 10
.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
Return to top
Show: