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Math.Max Method (Double, Double)

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

Namespace:  System
Assemblies:   mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)
  System.Runtime.Extensions (in System.Runtime.Extensions.dll)

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

Parameters

val1
Type: System.Double

The first of two double-precision floating-point numbers to compare.

val2
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.

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

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

XNA Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0, 1.0

Portable Class Library

Supported in: Portable Class Library

Supported in: Windows Phone 8.1

Supported in: Windows Phone Silverlight 8.1

Supported in: Windows Phone Silverlight 8
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