c# - How to convert a string to an arraylist

String to arraylist
string-to-arraylist.aspx

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    protected void Button1_Click(object sender, System.EventArgs e)  
    {  
        //this section create a string variable.  
        string birds = "Griffon Vulture, Lizard Buzzard, Spotted Harrier, Grey Goshawk";

        Label1.Text = "string of birds..................<br />";
        Label1.Text += birds;

        //this line convert string to array using comma separator.
        string[] stringArray = birds.Split(',').ToArray();
        
        //this line create a arraylist using array elements.
        ArrayList al = new ArrayList(stringArray);

        Label1.Text += "<br /><br /> elements of arraylist........";
        foreach(string s in al)
        {
            Label1.Text += "<br />" + s;
        }

        Label1.Text += "<br /><br />type of current instance: " + al.GetType();
    }    
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            c# example - string to arraylist
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