Sort a Two-Dimensional Array on Any Element

Category:
Lists, Collections and Arrays
Type:
Snippets
Difficulty:
Intermediate
Author:
Ethan

Version Compatibility: Visual Basic 6, Visual Basic 5

More information:
This subroutine sorts one or two dimensional arrays. Just pass the Array filled with data to sort and the element to sort on. It uses a three dimensional array to swap (Shell Style) and sort. This procedure will sort numeric and string data. A demo application which calls the function is included.

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