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Convert.ToSingle Method (Int32)

Converts the value of the specified 32-bit signed integer to an equivalent single-precision floating-point number.

Namespace:  System
Assembly:  mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)
'Declaration
Public Shared Function ToSingle ( _
	value As Integer _
) As Single

Parameters

value
Type: System.Int32

The 32-bit signed integer to convert.

Return Value

Type: System.Single
A single-precision floating-point number that is equivalent to value.

The following example converts each element in an integer array to a Single value.

Dim numbers() As Integer = { Int32.MinValue, -1000, 0, 1000, Int32.MaxValue }
Dim result As Single 

For Each number As Integer In numbers
   result = Convert.ToSingle(number)
   Console.WriteLine("Converted the {0} value '{1}' to the {2} value {3}.", _
                     number.GetType().Name, number, _
                     result.GetType().Name, result)
Next 
' The example displays the following output: 
'    Converted the Int32 value '-2147483648' to the Single value -2.147484E+09. 
'    Converted the Int32 value '-1000' to the Single value -1000. 
'    Converted the Int32 value '0' to the Single value 0. 
'    Converted the Int32 value '1000' to the Single value 1000. 
'    Converted the Int32 value '2147483647' to the Single value 2.147484E+09.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.5.1, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Portable Class Library

Supported in: Portable Class Library

.NET for Windows Store apps

Supported in: Windows 8

.NET for Windows Phone apps

Supported in: Windows Phone 8.1, Windows Phone 8, Silverlight 8.1

Windows Phone 8.1, Windows Phone 8, Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows 8, Windows Server 2012, Windows 7, Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core Role not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core Role supported with SP1 or later; Itanium not supported)

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

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