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SerializationInfo.GetDecimal Method

Retrieves a decimal value from the SerializationInfo store.

Namespace:  System.Runtime.Serialization
Assembly:  mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)

public decimal GetDecimal(
	string name
)

Parameters

name
Type: System.String

The name associated with the value to retrieve.

Return Value

Type: System.Decimal
A decimal value from the SerializationInfo.

ExceptionCondition
ArgumentNullException

name is null.

InvalidCastException

The value associated with name cannot be converted to a decimal.

SerializationException

An element with the specified name is not found in the current instance.

If the value is a decimal, or can be converted to a decimal, that value is returned; otherwise, a InvalidCastException is thrown. All conversions are done by the IFormatterConverter associated with this SerializationInfo.

.NET Framework

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

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

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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