IntPtr Explicit Conversion (IntPtr to Int32)

Converts the value of the specified IntPtr to a 32-bit signed integer.

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

public static explicit operator int (
	IntPtr value
)

Parameters

value
Type: System.IntPtr

The pointer or handle to convert.

Return Value

Type: System.Int32
The contents of value.

ExceptionCondition
OverflowException

On a 64-bit platform, the value of value is too large to represent as a 32-bit signed integer.

An exception is only thrown if the value of value requires more bits than the current platform supports.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 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

Supported in: Windows Phone 8.1

Supported in: Windows Phone Silverlight 8.1

Supported in: Windows Phone Silverlight 8

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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