Assembly: mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)
In performing the conversion to local time, the method first converts the current DateTimeOffset object's date and time to Coordinated Universal Time (UTC) by subtracting the offset from the time. It then converts the UTC date and time to local time by adding the local time zone offset. In doing this, it takes account of any adjustment rules for the local time zone.
Both the value of the current DateTimeOffset object and the value of the DateTimeOffset object returned by the method call represent the same point in time. That is, if both are passed to the DateTimeOffset.Equals(DateTimeOffset, DateTimeOffset) method, the method will return true.
If the conversion causes a time that is out of range of the DateTimeOffset type, the method returns a DateTimeOffset object that has the date and time set to either MaxValue or MinValue and the offset set to the local time zone offset.
Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2