IBindingList.ApplySort Method

Sorts the list based on a PropertyDescriptor and a ListSortDirection.

Namespace: System.ComponentModel
Assembly: System (in system.dll)

void ApplySort (
	PropertyDescriptor property,
	ListSortDirection direction
void ApplySort (
	PropertyDescriptor property, 
	ListSortDirection direction
function ApplySort (
	property : PropertyDescriptor, 
	direction : ListSortDirection
Not applicable.



The PropertyDescriptor to sort by.


One of the ListSortDirection values.

Exception typeCondition


SupportsSorting is false.

If items are added or removed, these items are placed in the order of the sort.

This method is supported if SupportsSorting is true; otherwise, this method throws a NotSupportedException.

Notes to Implementers: The implementation of this method should raise a ListChanged event with the Reset enumeration.

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: 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 2.0, 1.0

XNA Framework

Supported in: 1.0