Hashtable.comparer Property

NOTE: This property is now obsolete.

Gets or sets the IComparer to use for the Hashtable.

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

<ObsoleteAttribute("Please use KeyComparer properties.")> _
Protected Property comparer As IComparer
Dim value As IComparer

value = Me.comparer

Me.comparer = value
/** @property */
protected IComparer get_comparer ()

/** @property */
protected void set_comparer (IComparer value)

protected function get comparer () : IComparer

protected function set comparer (value : IComparer)

Not applicable.

Property Value

The IComparer to use for the Hashtable.

Exception typeCondition


The property is set to a value, but the hash table was created using an IEqualityComparer.

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: 1.0, 1.1, 2.0
Obsolete (compiler warning) in 3.0

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 1.0
Obsolete (compiler warning) in 2.0

XNA Framework

Supported in: 1.0