Double.MaxValue Field

July 28, 2014

Represents the largest possible value of a Double. This field is constant.

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

public const double MaxValue

The value of this constant is positive 1.7976931348623157E+308.

The following example illustrates the use of MaxValue:


public class Temperature
{
   public static double MinValue
   {
      get
      {
         return Double.MinValue;
      }
   }

   public static double MaxValue
   {
      get
      {
         return Double.MaxValue;
      }
   }

   // The value holder
   protected double m_value;

   public double Value
   {
      get
      {
         return m_value;
      }
      set
      {
         m_value = value;
      }
   }

   public double Celsius
   {
      get
      {
         return (m_value - 32.0) / 1.8;
      }
      set
      {
         m_value = 1.8 * value + 32.0;
      }
   }
}


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Supported in: 8.1, 8.0, 7.1, 7.0

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