Convert.ToInt16 Method (String)
Converts the specified string representation of a number to an equivalent 16-bit signed integer.
Assembly: mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)
- Type: System.String
A string that contains the number to convert.
Return ValueType: System.Int16
A 16-bit signed integer that is equivalent to the number in value, or 0 (zero) if value is a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic).
Using the method is equivalent to passing value to the Int16.Parse(String) method. value is interpreted by using the formatting conventions of the current thread culture.
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.