IntPtr Explicit Conversion (IntPtr to Int32)


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Converts the value of the specified IntPtr to a 32-bit signed integer.

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

public static explicit operator int (
	IntPtr value


Type: System.IntPtr

The pointer or handle to convert.

Return Value

Type: System.Int32

The contents of value.

Exception Condition

On a 64-bit platform, the value of value is too large to represent as a 32-bit signed integer.

An exception is only thrown if the value of value requires more bits than the current platform supports.

Universal Windows Platform
Available since 8
.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
Portable Class Library
Supported in: portable .NET platforms
Available since 2.0
Windows Phone Silverlight
Available since 7.0
Windows Phone
Available since 8.1
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