Convert.ToSByte Method (Char)

Converts the value of the specified Unicode character to the equivalent 8-bit signed integer.

This method is not CLS-compliant.  

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

[CLSCompliantAttribute(false)] 
public static sbyte ToSByte (
	char value
)
/** @attribute CLSCompliantAttribute(false) */ 
public static SByte ToSByte (
	char value
)
CLSCompliantAttribute(false) 
public static function ToSByte (
	value : char
) : sbyte
Not applicable.

Parameters

value

A Unicode character.

Return Value

The 8-bit signed integer equivalent to value.

Exception typeCondition

OverflowException

value is greater than SByte.MaxValue.

Windows 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, 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

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