XElement Narrowing Conversion (XElement to Int32)

 
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Cast the value of this XElement to an Int32.

This API is not CLS-compliant.

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

Public Shared Narrowing Operator CType (
	element As XElement
) As Integer

Parameters

element
Type: System.Xml.Linq.XElement

The XElement to cast to Int32.

Return Value

Type: System.Int32

A Int32 that contains the content of this XElement.

Exception Condition
FormatException

The element does not contain a valid Int32 value.

ArgumentNullException

The element parameter is null.

The following example creates an element with an integer as content. It then retrieves the value by casting to Int32.


                Dim root As XElement = <Root>2147483647</Root>
Dim value As Integer = CInt(root)
Console.WriteLine("value={0}", value)

This example produces the following output:


value=2147483647

Universal Windows Platform
Available since 8
.NET Framework
Available since 3.5
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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