IsolatedStorageSettings.IDictionary<String, Object>.TryGetValue Method

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This API supports the .NET Framework infrastructure and is not intended to be used directly from your code.

For a description of this member, see IDictionary<TKey, TValue>.TryGetValue.

Namespace:  System.IO.IsolatedStorage
Assembly:  System.Windows (in System.Windows.dll)


Private Function TryGetValue ( _
    key As String, _
    <OutAttribute> ByRef value As Object _
) As Boolean Implements IDictionary(Of String, Object).TryGetValue
bool IDictionary<string, Object>.TryGetValue(
    string key,
    out Object value


  • value
    Type: System.Object%
    When this method returns, the value associated with the specified key if the key is found; otherwise, the default value for the type of the value parameter. This parameter is passed uninitialized.

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if the IDictionary<TKey, TValue> contains an element with the specified key; otherwise, false.


IDictionary<TKey, TValue>.TryGetValue(TKey, TValue%)


Exception Condition

key is nulla null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic).


This member is an explicit interface member implementation. It can be used only when the IsolatedStorageSettings instance is cast to an IDictionary<TKey, TValue> interface.

Version Information


Supported in: 5, 4, 3

Silverlight for Windows Phone

Supported in: Windows Phone OS 7.1, Windows Phone OS 7.0


For a list of the operating systems and browsers that are supported by Silverlight, see Supported Operating Systems and Browsers.