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Ceiling Method

Decimal.Ceiling Method

Returns the smallest integer greater than or equal to the specified decimal number.

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

public static decimal Ceiling (
	decimal d
)
public static Decimal Ceiling (
	Decimal d
)
public static function Ceiling (
	d : decimal
) : decimal
Not applicable.

Parameters

d

A decimal number.

Return Value

The smallest integer greater than or equal to the d parameter.

The behavior of this method follows IEEE Standard 754, section 4. This kind of rounding is sometimes called rounding toward positive infinity.

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

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