Convert.ToSingle Method (Decimal)

Converts the value of the specified Decimal number to an equivalent single-precision floating point number.

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

public static float ToSingle (
	decimal value
)
public static float ToSingle (
	Decimal value
)
public static function ToSingle (
	value : decimal
) : float
Not applicable.

Parameters

value

A Decimal number.

Return Value

A single-precision floating point number equivalent to the value of value. value is rounded using rounding to nearest. For example, when rounded to two decimals, the value 2.345 becomes 2.34 and the value 2.355 becomes 2.36.

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

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 2.0, 1.0

XNA Framework

Supported in: 1.0
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