Compare Method

KeysConverter.Compare Method (Object, Object)

 

Compares two key values for equivalence.

Namespace:   System.Windows.Forms
Assembly:  System.Windows.Forms (in System.Windows.Forms.dll)

public int Compare(
	object a,
	object b
)

Parameters

a
Type: System.Object

An Object that represents the first key to compare.

b
Type: System.Object

An Object that represents the second key to compare.

Return Value

Type: System.Int32

An integer indicating the relationship between the two parameters.

Value Type

Condition

A negative integer.

a is less than b.

zero

a equals b.

A positive integer.

a is greater than b.

This method uses String.Compare to compare the two objects.

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
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