Convert.ToDecimal Method (Double)

 

Converts the value of the specified double-precision floating-point number to an equivalent decimal number.

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

static member ToDecimal : 
        value:float -> decimal

Parameters

value
Type: System.Double

The double-precision floating-point number to convert.

Return Value

Type: System.Decimal

A decimal number that is equivalent to value.

Exception Condition
OverflowException

value is greater than Decimal.MaxValue or less than Decimal.MinValue.

The Decimal value returned by this method contains a maximum of 15 significant digits. If the value parameter contains more than 15 significant digits, it is rounded using rounding to nearest. The following example illustrates how the Convert.ToDecimal(Double) method uses rounding to nearest to return a Decimal value with 15 significant digits.

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

The following example converts a Double value to a Decimal value.

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

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