Convert.ToByte Method (Object, IFormatProvider)
Converts the value of the specified Object to an 8-bit unsigned integer using the specified culture-specific formatting information.
Assembly: mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)
'Declaration Public Shared Function ToByte ( _ value As Object, _ provider As IFormatProvider _ ) As Byte
Return ValueType: System.Byte
An 8-bit unsigned integer equivalent to the value of value, or zero if value is Nothing.
provider enables the user to specify culture-specific conversion information about the contents of value. For example, if value is a String that represents a number, provider could supply culture-specific information about the notation used to represent that number.
The base types ignore provider; however, it is honored if value is a user-defined type that implements the IConvertible interface.
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