Provides a type converter to convert single-precision, floating point number objects to and from various other representations.
Assembly: System (in System.dll)
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This converter can only convert a single-precision, floating point number object to and from a string. The Single value type represents a single-precision 32-bit number with values ranging from negative 3.402823e38 to positive 3.402823e38.
The following sample converts a variable of type Single to a string, and vice versa.
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