Remove Method (Script Runtime)

Removes a key, item pair from a Dictionary object.



  • object
    Required. Always the name of a Dictionary object.

  • key
    Required. Key associated with the key, item pair you want to remove from the Dictionary object.


An error occurs if the specified key, item pair does not exist.

The following code illustrates use of the Remove method:

var a, d, i, s;              // Create some variables.
d = new ActiveXObject("Scripting.Dictionary");  
d.Add ("a", "Athens");       // Add some keys and items.
d.Add ("b", "Belgrade");
d.Add ("c", "Cairo");
d.Remove("b");               // Remove second pair.
Dim a, d   ' Create some variables.
Set d = CreateObject("Scripting.Dictionary")
d.Add "a", "Athens"   ' Add some keys and items.
d.Add "b", "Belgrade"
d.Add "c", "Cairo"
d.Remove("b")   ' Remove second pair.

Applies To:

Dictionary Object

See Also


Add Method (Script Runtime)

Exists Method (Script Runtime)

Items Method

Keys Method

RemoveAll Method