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List.iter<'T> Function (F#)

Den Delimarsky|Last Updated: 7/5/2016
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Applies the given function to each element of the collection.

Namespace/Module Path: Microsoft.FSharp.Collections.List

Assembly: FSharp.Core (in FSharp.Core.dll)


// Signature:
List.iter : ('T -> unit) -> 'T list -> unit

// Usage:
List.iter action list


action Type: 'T ->unit

The function to apply to elements from the input list.

list Type: 'Tlist

The input list.


This function is named Iterate in compiled assemblies. If you are accessing the function from a language other than F#, or through reflection, use this name.


    let data = ["Cats";"Dogs";"Mice";"Elephants"]
    data |> List.iter (fun x -> printfn "item: %s" x)


item: Cats
item: Dogs
item: Mice
item: Elephants


Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2012, Windows Server 2008 R2

Version Information

F# Core Library Versions

Supported in: 2.0, 4.0, Portable

See Also

Collections.List Module (F#)

Microsoft.FSharp.Collections Namespace (F#)

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