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Convert.ToDecimal Method (Boolean)

Converts the specified Boolean value to the equivalent decimal number.

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

public static decimal ToDecimal(
	bool value
)

Parameters

value
Type: System.Boolean

The Boolean value to convert.

Return Value

Type: System.Decimal
The number 1 if value is true; otherwise, 0.

The following example illustrates the conversion of Boolean to Decimal values.

bool[] flags = { true, false };
decimal result;

foreach (bool flag in flags)
{
   result = Convert.ToDecimal(flag);
   Console.WriteLine("Converted {0} to {1}.", flag, result);
}
// The example displays the following output: 
//       Converted True to 1. 
//       Converted False to 0.      

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP Starter Edition, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 98, Windows CE, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Xbox 360, Zune

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

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 2.0, 1.0

XNA Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0, 1.0
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