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EdmFunctions.Truncate Method

.NET Framework 4.5

Creates a DbFunctionExpression that invokes the canonical 'Truncate' function with the specified arguments, which must have a single, double or decimal, and integer result types. The result type of the expression is the same as the result type of value.

Namespace:  System.Data.Common.CommandTrees.ExpressionBuilder
Assembly:  System.Data.Entity (in System.Data.Entity.dll)

public static DbFunctionExpression Truncate(
	this DbExpression value,
	DbExpression digits


Type: System.Data.Common.CommandTrees.DbExpression

An expression that specifies the numeric value to truncate.

Type: System.Data.Common.CommandTrees.DbExpression

An expression that specifies the number of digits of precision to use when truncating.

Return Value

Type: System.Data.Common.CommandTrees.DbFunctionExpression
A new DbFunctionExpression that truncates the specified argument to the nearest integer value, with precision as specified by digits.

Usage Note

In Visual Basic and C#, you can call this method as an instance method on any object of type DbExpression. When you use instance method syntax to call this method, omit the first parameter. For more information, see Extension Methods (Visual Basic) or Extension Methods (C# Programming Guide).





.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5

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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