Explicit Conversion (XElement to Nullable(Decimal))

XElement Explicit Conversion (XElement^ to Nullable<Decimal>)


Cast the value of this XElement to a Nullable<T> of Decimal.

Namespace:   System.Xml.Linq
Assembly:  System.Xml.Linq (in System.Xml.Linq.dll)

static explicit operator Nullable<Decimal> (
	XElement^ element


Type: System.Xml.Linq::XElement^

The XElement to cast to Nullable<T> of Decimal.

Return Value

Type: System::Nullable<Decimal>

A Nullable<T> of Decimal that contains the content of this XElement.

Exception Condition

The element does not contain a valid Decimal value.

The following example creates an element with decimal content. It then retrieves the value by casting to Nullable<T> of Decimal.

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This example produces the following output:

Nullable decimal: value=79228162514264337593543950335

Universal Windows Platform
Available since 4.5
.NET Framework
Available since 3.5
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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