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Math.Max Method (Double, Double)

Returns the larger of two double-precision floating-point numbers.

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

static member Max : 
        val1:float * 
        val2:float -> float 


Type: System.Double
The first of two double-precision floating-point numbers to compare.
Type: System.Double
The second of two double-precision floating-point numbers to compare.

Return Value

Type: System.Double
Parameter val1 or val2, whichever is larger. If val1, val2, or both val1 and val2 are equal to NaN, NaN is returned.

The following example demonstrates how to use the Max method to return and display the greater of two variables.

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.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Portable Class Library

Supported in: Portable Class Library

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

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