SqlFunctions.StringConvert Method (Nullable<Decimal>, Nullable<Int32>, Nullable<Int32>)

.NET Framework (current version)

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 static string StringConvert(
	Nullable<decimal> number,
	Nullable<int> length,
	Nullable<int> decimalArg


Type: System.Nullable<Decimal>

A numeric expression.

Type: System.Nullable<Int32>

The total length of the string. This includes decimal point, sign, digits, and spaces. The default is 10.

Type: System.Nullable<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 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
Available since 4.0
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