GCHandle.op_Explicit Method (GCHandle)

A GCHandle is stored using an internal integer representation.

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

Public Shared Narrowing Operator CType ( _
	value As GCHandle _
) As IntPtr
Dim input As GCHandle
Dim output As IntPtr

output = CType(input, IntPtr)
Not applicable.



The GCHandle for which the integer is required.

Return Value

The integer value.

This method can be used to retrieve the integer value from a GCHandle.

Windows 98, Windows Server 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 Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 2.0, 1.0

XNA Framework

Supported in: 1.0