Convert.ToUInt16 Method (Object)

Converts the value of the specified Object to a 16-bit unsigned integer.

This method is not CLS-compliant.  

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

static unsigned short ToUInt16 (
	Object^ value
/** @attribute CLSCompliantAttribute(false) */ 
public static UInt16 ToUInt16 (
	Object value
public static function ToUInt16 (
	value : Object
) : ushort
Not applicable.



An Object that implements the IConvertible interface or a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic).

Return Value

A 16-bit unsigned integer equivalent to the value of value, or zero if value is a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic).

Exception typeCondition


value does not implement IConvertible.

The return value is the result of invoking the IConvertible.ToUInt16 method of the underlying type of value.

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