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Enum.ToObject Method (Type, Int16)

Returns an instance of the specified enumeration type set to the specified 16-bit signed integer value.

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

public static Object ToObject(
	Type enumType,
	short value


Type: System.Type

The enumeration for which to create a value.

Type: System.Int16

The value to set.

Return Value

Type: System.Object
An instance of the enumeration set to value.


enumType is null.


enumType is not an Enum.

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP Starter Edition, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 98

The .NET Framework and .NET Compact Framework do not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0