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Using generics in C# ASP .Net 2.0

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Hi,
I am using trying to use List of <T> generics in C# ASP.NET 2.0. In my code I have a a method that returns a list of objects with the following definition. Something like

public static List<Location> GetAll()
   List<Location> locations = new List<Location>();
   ...
   return locations;
}

This part of using generics is OK. My problem is that I would like to pass a List of <T> to another method. The code would look something like this

protected string Locations(List<Location> locations)
{
  string locationsString = string.Empty;
  foreach(Location lc in locations)
  {
    locationsString += lc.Name + " ";
  }
  return locationsString;
}

However I eceive  a compilation error saying that type or namespace name 'List' could not be found.
My questions are:
- is it possible to path a List<T> ?
- what is the right syntax to do that in C# ?

Thanks in advance!
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