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_MethodInfo.GetHashCode Method

Provides COM objects with version-independent access to the GetHashCode method.

Namespace:  System.Runtime.InteropServices
Assembly:  mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)

int GetHashCode()

Return Value

Type: System.Int32
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.

The 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 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP Starter Edition, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 98

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

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0, 2.0
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