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DictionaryEntry Constructor

Initializes an instance of the DictionaryEntry type with the specified key and value.

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

public DictionaryEntry(
	Object key,
	Object value


Type: System.Object
The object defined in each key/value pair.
Type: System.Object
The definition associated with key.


key is null and the .NET Framework version is 1.0 or 1.1.

In the .NET Framework 2.0 key can be null.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.