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How C# determines which assembly to refers

I need to know one thing.
suppose I have one dot net assembly which is shared in Gac and also available as private assembly

Now, if one project has reference the private assembly then how will c# decide which assembly to pick out of two.
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Jens FiedererCommented:
I think the GAC is searched first.  You can get details here: http://www.codecreations.com/site/programming/net-and-c/37-net-c-articles/57-understanding-net-assemblies-and-references/

or use Fusion Log Viewer to see what actually happens in excruciating detail.
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Éric MoreauSenior .Net ConsultantCommented:
from http://nerddawg.blogspot.com/2005/11/dll-search-order-during-loading.html:

For managed code dependencies, the Global Assembly Cache always prevails; the local assembly in application directory will not be picked up if there is an existing (or newer with policy) copy in the GAC.
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