ToSByte Method (Single)

Convert::ToSByte Method (Single)


Converts the value of the specified single-precision floating-point number to an equivalent 8-bit signed integer.

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

static signed char ToSByte(
	float value


Type: System::Single

The single-precision floating-point number to convert.

Return Value

Type: System::SByte

value, rounded to the nearest 8-bit signed integer. If value is halfway between two whole numbers, the even number is returned; that is, 4.5 is converted to 4, and 5.5 is converted to 6.

Exception Condition

value is greater than SByte::MaxValue or less than SByte::MinValue.

The following example attempts to convert each element in an array of Single values to a signed byte.

No code example is currently available or this language may not be supported.

Universal Windows Platform
Available since 4.5
.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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