XElement Explicit Conversion (XElement to Decimal)

 
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Cast the value of this XElement to a Decimal.

This API is not CLS-compliant.

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

F# does not support this operator

Parameters

element
Type: System.Xml.Linq.XElement

The XElement to cast to Decimal.

Return Value

Type: System.Decimal

A Decimal that contains the content of this XElement.

Exception Condition
FormatException

The element does not contain a valid Decimal value.

ArgumentNullException

The element parameter is null.

The following example creates an element with a decimal value. It then retrieves the value of the attribute by casting to Decimal.

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

This example produces the following output:


value=79228162514264337593543950335

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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