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Encoding.Equals Method

Determines whether the current instance and the specified Object represent the same type and value.

[Visual Basic]
Overrides Public Function Equals( _
   ByVal value As Object _
) As Boolean
public override bool Equals(
 object value
public: bool Equals(
 Object* value
public override function Equals(
   value : Object
) : Boolean;


The Object to compare to the current instance.

Return Value

true if value represents the same type and value as the current instance; otherwise, false. false if value is a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic) or is not an instance of Encoding.


Platforms: Windows 98, Windows NT 4.0, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 2000, Windows XP Home Edition, Windows XP Professional, Windows Server 2003 family, .NET Compact Framework, Common Language Infrastructure (CLI) Standard

See Also

Encoding Class | Encoding Members | System.Text Namespace