Convert.ToDecimal Method (UInt64)


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Converts the value of the specified 64-bit unsigned integer to an equivalent decimal number.

This API is not CLS-compliant.

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

Public Shared Function ToDecimal (
	value As ULong
) As Decimal


Type: System.UInt64

The 64-bit unsigned integer to convert.

Return Value

Type: System.Decimal

A decimal number that is equivalent to value.

The following example converts an array of unsigned long integers to Decimal values.

Dim numbers() As ULong = { UInt64.MinValue, 121, 12345, UInt64.MaxValue }
Dim result As Decimal

For Each number As ULong In numbers
   result = Convert.ToDecimal(number)
   Console.WriteLine("Converted the UInt64 value {0} to {1}.", _
                     number, result)
' The example displays the following output:
'    Converted the UInt64 value 0 to 0.
'    Converted the UInt64 value 121 to 121.
'    Converted the UInt64 value 12345 to 12345.
'    Converted the UInt64 value 18446744073709551615 to 18446744073709551615.

Universal Windows Platform
Available since 8
.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
Portable Class Library
Supported in: portable .NET platforms
Available since 2.0
Windows Phone Silverlight
Available since 7.0
Windows Phone
Available since 8.1
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