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Note: This method is new in the .NET Framework version 2.0.
Provides COM objects with version-independent access to the
This method is not CLS-compliant.
mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)
function GetHashCode () : int
The hash code for the current instance.
This method is for access to managed classes from unmanaged code and should not be called from managed code.
Object.GetHashCode method serves as a hash function for a particular type. GetHashCode is suitable for use in hashing algorithms and data structures such as a hash table.
Windows 98, Windows 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition
The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see
System Requirements. .NET Framework
Supported in: 2.0