OrderedDictionary.RemoveAt Method (Int32)


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Removes the entry at the specified index from the OrderedDictionary collection.

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

Public Sub RemoveAt (
	index As Integer


Type: System.Int32

The zero-based index of the entry to remove.

Exception Condition

The OrderedDictionary collection is read-only.


index is less than zero.

- or -

index is equal to or greater than Count.

The entries that follow the removed entry move up to occupy the vacated spot and the indexes of the entries that move are also updated.

The following code example demonstrates the modification of an OrderedDictionary collection. In this example, the RemoveAt method is used with the Count property to remove the last entry from the OrderedDictionary. This code is part of a larger code example that can be viewed at OrderedDictionary.

' Modifying the OrderedDictionary
If Not myOrderedDictionary.IsReadOnly Then

    ' Insert a new key to the beginning of the OrderedDictionary
    myOrderedDictionary.Insert(0, "insertedKey1", "insertedValue1")

    ' Modify the value of the entry with the key "testKey2"
    myOrderedDictionary("testKey2") = "modifiedValue"

    ' Remove the last entry from the OrderedDictionary: "testKey3"
    myOrderedDictionary.RemoveAt(myOrderedDictionary.Count - 1)

    ' Remove the "keyToDelete" entry, if it exists
    If (myOrderedDictionary.Contains("keyToDelete")) Then
    End If
End If

Universal Windows Platform
Available since 10
.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
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