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UtilIsMinimumRequiredVersion Method
Tests whether the current platform version is at least equal to the supplied major and minor version numbers, returns false if this is not the case

Namespace: ASCOM.Utilities
Assembly: ASCOM.Utilities (in ASCOM.Utilities.dll) Version: (
public bool IsMinimumRequiredVersion(
	int RequiredMajorVersion,
	int RequiredMinorVersion


Type: SystemInt32
The required major version number
Type: SystemInt32
The required minor version number

Return Value

Type: Boolean
True if the current platform version equals or exceeds the major and minor values provided
This function provides a simple way to test for a minimum platform level. If for example, your application requires at least platform version 5.5 then you can use code such as this to make a test and display information as appropriate.
Const requiredMajorVersion as Integer = 5
Const requiredMinorVersion as Integer = 5 ' Requires Platform version 5.5
Dim Utils as New ASCOM.Utilities.Util
isOK = Utils.IsMinimumRequiredVersion(requiredMajorVersion, requiredMinorVersion)
If Not isOK Then 
   ' Abort, throw exception, print an error or whatever.
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