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What is ref parameter and where is its uses

Posted By: PankajGupta     Posted Date: August 05, 2009    Points:2   Category :C#
What is ref parameter and where is its uses? Please provide some example.Thank You.

Author: Venkat             
Posted Date: August 05, 2009     Points: 5   

A parameter declared with a ref modifier is a reference parameter. Unlike a value parameter, a reference parameter does not create a new storage location. Instead, a reference parameter represents the same storage location as the variable given as the argument in the method invocation.

When a formal parameter is a reference parameter, the corresponding argument in a method invocation must consist of the keyword ref followed by a variable-reference of the same type as the formal parameter. A variable must be definitely assigned before it can be passed as a reference parameter.

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