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Decimal.Subtract Method

Subtracts one specified Decimal value from another.

Namespace:  System
Assembly:  mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)
public static decimal Subtract(
	decimal d1,
	decimal d2
)

Parameters

d1
Type: System.Decimal

The minuend.

d2
Type: System.Decimal

The subtrahend.

Return Value

Type: System.Decimal
The result of subtracting d2 from d1.
ExceptionCondition
OverflowException

The return value is less than MinValue or greater than MaxValue.

The following example illustrates the use of Subtract.

	class PiggyBank {
		public decimal Cents {
			get {
				return Decimal.Subtract(MyFortune, Decimal.Floor(MyFortune));
			}
		}

		protected decimal MyFortune;

		public void AddPenny() {
			MyFortune += .01m;
		}
	}

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.5.1, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.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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