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Regarding sorting elements in ArrayList
Joined: Mar 04, 2007
Jul 16, 2007 06:04:00
we use ArralyList classs to add elements with the help of Add() method.
Insertion order is preserved.
If i want to sort elements in the ASCENDING ORDER then what i have to do.
please suggest answer to this question.
Joined: Jul 13, 2007
Jul 16, 2007 06:20:00
Use Collections.sort(List) or, if you want to improve the sort, use
For further details, check the API
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Joined: Jan 29, 2003
Jul 16, 2007 07:50:00
Also look at the documentation for Set. See how it is similar or different from List.
will keep your items sorted all the time if the rest of the API is right for you.
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