System.Collections.ArrayList is the most common nongeneric collection in the .NET Framework and represents an ordered set of items. With the word ordered we mean that you add items to the collection one after the other, which is different from sorting.
ArrayList collections can store any .NET type because, at a higher level, it accepts items of type
Object. The following code shows how you can create a new
ArrayList and how you can set how many items it can contain by setting the
Dim mixedCollection As New ArrayList mixedCollection.Capacity = 10
Adding new items to an
ArrayList is a simple task. To accomplish this you invoke the
Add method that receives as an argument the object you want to add, as ...