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Math.Truncate Method (Decimal)

Calculates the integral part of a specified decimal number.

Namespace:  System
Assembly:  mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)
public static decimal Truncate(
	decimal d
)

Parameters

d
Type: System.Decimal

A number to truncate.

Return Value

Type: System.Decimal
The integral part of d; that is, the number that remains after any fractional digits have been discarded.

Truncate rounds d to the nearest integer towards zero.

The following example calls the Truncate(Decimal) method to truncate both a positive and a negative Decimal value.

decimal decimalNumber;

decimalNumber = 32.7865m;
// Displays 32
Console.WriteLine(Math.Truncate(decimalNumber));

decimalNumber = -32.9012m;
// Displays -32         
Console.WriteLine(Math.Truncate(decimalNumber));

.NET Framework

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

.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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