IConvertible.ToByte Method

String.IConvertible.ToByte 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 ToByte.

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

Private Function ToByte (
	provider As IFormatProvider
) As Byte
	Implements IConvertible.ToByte


Type: System.IFormatProvider

An object that provides culture-specific formatting information.

Return Value

Type: System.Byte

The converted value of the current String object.

Exception Condition

The value of the current String object cannot be parsed.


The value of the current String object is a number greater than MaxValue or less than MinValue.

This member is an explicit interface member implementation. It can be used only when the String instance is cast to an IConvertible interface. The recommended alternative is to call the Convert.ToByte(String, IFormatProvider) method.

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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