IDictionary::Clear Method

Removes all elements from the IDictionary object.

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

ExceptionCondition
NotSupportedException

The IDictionary object is read-only.

The following code example demonstrates how to implement the Clear method. This code example is part of a larger example provided for the IDictionary class.

public:
    virtual void Clear()
    {
        itemsInUse = 0;
    }

.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

.NET for Windows Phone apps

Supported in: Windows Phone 8.1, Windows Phone Silverlight 8.1, Windows Phone Silverlight 8

Portable Class Library

Supported in: Portable Class Library
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