SqlFunctions.Checksum Method (Nullable<Decimal>)

.NET Framework (current version)

Returns the checksum value computed over the input argument.

Namespace:   System.Data.Objects.SqlClient
Assembly:  System.Data.Entity (in System.Data.Entity.dll)

[EdmFunctionAttribute("SqlServer", "CHECKSUM")]
public static Nullable<int> Checksum(
	Nullable<decimal> arg1


Type: System.Nullable<Decimal>

The value for which the checksum is calculated.

Return Value

Type: System.Nullable<Int32>

The checksum computed over the input value.

You cannot call this function directly. This function can only appear within a LINQ to Entities query.

This function is translated to a corresponding function in the database. For information about the corresponding SQL Server function, see CHECKSUM (Transact-SQL).

.NET Framework
Available since 4.0
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