Conversion.Hex Method (Int16)

 

Returns a string representing the hexadecimal value of a number.

Namespace:   Microsoft.VisualBasic
Assembly:  Microsoft.VisualBasic (in Microsoft.VisualBasic.dll)

public static string Hex(
	short Number
)

Parameters

Number
Type: System.Int16

Required. Any valid numeric expression or String expression.

Return Value

Type: System.String

Returns a string representing the hexadecimal value of a number.

Exception Condition
ArgumentNullException

Number is not specified.

ArgumentException

Number is not a numeric type.

If Number is not already a whole number, it is rounded to the nearest whole number before being evaluated.

If Number is

Hex returns

Empty

Zero (0)

Any numeric value

Up to sixteen hexadecimal characters

You can represent hexadecimal numbers directly by preceding numbers in the proper range with &H. For example, &H10 represents decimal 16 in hexadecimal notation.

This example uses the Hex function to return the hexadecimal value of a number.

Dim TestHex As String
' Returns 5.
TestHex = Hex(5)
' Returns A.
TestHex = Hex(10)
' Returns 1CB.
TestHex = Hex(459)

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
Silverlight
Available since 2.0
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