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Equals Method (Object)

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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)

'Declaration
Public Overrides Function Equals ( _
	obj As Object _
) As Boolean

Parameters

obj
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.

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

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