Sort a String Array containing Numbers using LINQ

Here’s how to use LINQ to sort a String Array containing Numbers

C#

static void Main(string[] args)
{
string[] arr = { "3", "1", "6", "10", "5", "13" };
foreach (var num in arr.OrderBy(x => int.Parse(x)))
{
Console.WriteLine(num);
}
Console.ReadLine();
}

VB.NET

Sub Main(ByVal args() As String)
Dim arr() As String = { "3", "1", "6", "10", "5", "13" }
For Each num In arr.OrderBy(Function(x) Integer.Parse(x))
Console.WriteLine(num)
Next num
Console.ReadLine()
End Sub

OUTPUT

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