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Decimal.IConvertible.ToType Method

This API supports the .NET Framework infrastructure and is not intended to be used directly from your code.

For a description of this member, see IConvertible.ToType.

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

'Declaration
Private Function ToType ( _
	type As Type, _
	provider As IFormatProvider _
) As Object Implements IConvertible.ToType

Parameters

type
Type: System.Type

The type to which to convert the value of this Decimal instance.

provider
Type: System.IFormatProvider

An IFormatProvider implementation that supplies culture-specific information about the format of the returned value.

Return Value

Type: System.Object
The value of the current instance, converted to a type.

Implements

IConvertible.ToType(Type, IFormatProvider)

ExceptionCondition
ArgumentNullException

type is Nothing.

InvalidCastException

The requested type conversion is not supported.

This member is an explicit interface member implementation. It can be used only when the Decimal instance is cast to an IConvertible interface. The recommended alternative is to call the static (Shared in Visual Basic) Convert.ChangeType method instead.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

XNA Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0, 1.0

Supported in: Windows Phone 8.1

Supported in: Windows Phone Silverlight 8.1

Supported in: Windows Phone Silverlight 8
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