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Type.GetArrayRank Method

Gets the number of dimensions in an array.

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

abstract GetArrayRank : unit -> int  
override GetArrayRank : unit -> int

Return Value

Type: System.Int32
An integer that contains the number of dimensions in the current type.

Implements

_Type.GetArrayRank()

ExceptionCondition
NotSupportedException

The functionality of this method is unsupported in the base class and must be implemented in a derived class instead.

ArgumentException

The current type is not an array.

The following example displays the number of dimensions in an array.

No code example is currently available or this language may not be supported.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

XNA Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0, 1.0

Portable Class Library

Supported in: Portable Class Library

Supported in: Windows Phone 8.1

Supported in: Windows Phone Silverlight 8.1

Supported in: Windows Phone Silverlight 8
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