Math::Abs Method (Int32)


Returns the absolute value of a 32-bit signed integer.

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

static int Abs(
	int value


Type: System::Int32

A number that is greater than Int32::MinValue, but less than or equal to Int32::MaxValue.

Return Value

Type: System::Int32

A 32-bit signed integer, x, such that 0 x Int32::MaxValue.

Exception Condition

value equals Int32::MinValue.

The absolute value of an Int32 is its numeric value without its sign. For example, the absolute value of both 123 and -123 is 123.

The following example uses the Abs(Int32) method to get the absolute value of a number of Int32 values.

No code example is currently available or this language may not be supported.

Universal Windows Platform
Available since 8
.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
Portable Class Library
Supported in: portable .NET platforms
Available since 2.0
Windows Phone Silverlight
Available since 7.0
Windows Phone
Available since 8.1
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