GCHandle Narrowing Conversion (IntPtr to GCHandle)


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A GCHandle is stored using an internal integer representation.

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

Public Shared Narrowing Operator CType (
	value As IntPtr
) As GCHandle


Type: System.IntPtr

An IntPtr that indicates the handle for which the conversion is required.

Return Value

Type: System.Runtime.InteropServices.GCHandle

The stored GCHandle object using an internal integer representation.

This method allows you to retrieve a GCHandle from an integer value.


requires full trust for the immediate caller. This member cannot be used by partially trusted or transparent code.

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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