StringIConvertibleToInt16 Method

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

For a description of this member, see ToInt16.

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

short IConvertible.ToInt16(
	IFormatProvider provider
virtual short ToInt16(
	IFormatProvider^ provider
) sealed = IConvertible::ToInt16
private abstract ToInt16 : 
        provider:IFormatProvider -> int16
private override ToInt16 : 
        provider:IFormatProvider -> int16
Private Function ToInt16 (
	provider As IFormatProvider
) As Short
	Implements IConvertible.ToInt16



An object that provides culture-specific formatting information.

Return Value


The converted value of the current String object.

Exception Condition

The value of the current String object cannot be parsed.


The value of the current String object is a number greater than MaxValue or less than MinValue.

This member is an explicit interface member implementation. It can be used only when the String instance is cast to an IConvertible interface. The recommended alternative is to call the ConvertToInt16 method.

Universal Windows Platform
Available since 10
.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
Available since 2.0
Windows Phone Silverlight
Available since 7.0
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