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Ankit Singh

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Posted on    August-18-2014 3:05 AM

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I have List collection of Message objects.

public class Message


    public int Id { get; set; }

    public string Body { get; set; }

    public string Sender { get; set; }

    public DateTime Timestamp { get; set; }


I want to get only one message with most recent Timestamp for each sender. How do I do it using LINQ?

Pravesh Singh

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Posted on    August-18-2014 3:29 AM

Hi Ankit, 
Try this:

var q = from n in table

        group n by n.Senderinto g

        select g.OrderByDescending(t=>t.Timestamp).FirstOrDefault();

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