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String.Equals Method (Object)


Determines whether this instance and a specified object, which must also be a String object, have the same value.

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

override Equals : 
        obj:Object -> bool


Type: System.Object

The string to compare to this instance.

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean

true if obj is a String and its value is the same as this instance; otherwise, false. If obj is null, the method returns false.

This method performs an ordinal (case-sensitive and culture-insensitive) comparison.

The following example demonstrates the Equals method.

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Universal Windows Platform
Available since 8
.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
Portable Class Library
Supported in: portable .NET platforms
Available since 2.0
Windows Phone Silverlight
Available since 7.0
Windows Phone
Available since 8.1
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