ResourceDictionary.IDictionary<Object, 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 TryGetValue.

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


Private Function TryGetValue ( _
    key As Object, _
    <OutAttribute> ByRef value As Object _
) As Boolean Implements IDictionary(Of Object, Object).TryGetValue
bool IDictionary<Object, Object>.TryGetValue(
    Object 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 dictionary contains an object with the specified key; otherwise, false.


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

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.