Math.Ceiling Method (Decimal)

Note: This method is new in the .NET Framework version 2.0.

Returns the smallest integer greater than or equal to the specified decimal number.

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

public static decimal Ceiling (
	decimal d
public static Decimal Ceiling (
	Decimal d
public static function Ceiling (
	d : decimal
) : decimal



A decimal number.

Return Value

The smallest integer greater than or equal to d.

The behavior of this method follows IEEE Standard 754, section 4. This kind of rounding is sometimes called rounding toward positive infinity.

Windows 98, Windows 2000 SP4, Windows CE, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see System Requirements.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 2.0