IConvertible.ToInt16 Method

Decimal.IConvertible.ToInt16 Method (IFormatProvider)


This API supports the product infrastructure and is not intended to be used directly from your code.

For a description of this member, see IConvertible.ToInt16.

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

short IConvertible.ToInt16(
	IFormatProvider provider


Type: System.IFormatProvider

This parameter is ignored.

Return Value

Type: System.Int16

The value of the current instance, converted to a Int16.

Exception Condition

The resulting integer value is less than MinValue or greater than MaxValue.

This member is an explicit interface member implementation. It can be used only when the Decimal instance is cast to an IConvertible interface. The recommended alternative is to call either the Decimal.ToInt16 method or the Convert.ToInt16 method.

The Decimal value is rounded toward zero to the nearest integer value.

Universal Windows Platform
Available since 10
.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
Available since 2.0
Windows Phone Silverlight
Available since 7.0
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