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'ToList' is not a member of 'System.Collections.IList'

Posted By:      Posted Date: September 30, 2010    Points: 0   Category :ASP.Net


I am trying to cast a collection of IList object but why I get this error message "'ToList' is not a member of 'System.Collections.IList'"

The DataRecords1() function below works but not the DataRecords2() function.

Public Function DataRecords1() As IList

Dim dataInformation = From xyz In _DBContextTable1

Return dataInformation.ToList() 'works
End Function

Public Function DataRecords2() As IList
Dim dataInformation As IList

dataInformation = From xyz In _DBContextTable1

Return dataInformation.ToList() 'not working Sad
End Function



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