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SqlFunctions.StringConvert Method (Nullable(Of Double), Nullable(Of Int32), Nullable(Of Int32))

Returns character data converted from numeric data.

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

<EdmFunctionAttribute("SqlServer", "STR")> _
Public Shared Function StringConvert ( _
	number As Nullable(Of Double), _
	length As Nullable(Of Integer), _
	decimalArg As Nullable(Of Integer) _
) As String


Type: System.Nullable(Of Double)
A numeric expression.
Type: System.Nullable(Of Int32)
The total length of the string. This includes decimal point, sign, digits, and spaces. The default is 10.
Type: System.Nullable(Of Int32)
The number of places to the right of the decimal point. decimal must be less than or equal to 16. If decimal is more than 16 then the result is truncated to sixteen places to the right of the decimal point.

Return Value

Type: System.String
The numeric input expression converted to a string.

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 STR (Transact-SQL).

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

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