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MaxValue Field
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Decimal.MaxValue Field

Represents the largest possible value of Decimal. This field is constant and read-only.

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

public static readonly decimal MaxValue

The value of this constant is positive 79,228,162,514,264,337,593,543,950,335.

The following code sample illustrates the use of MaxValue :

	class PiggyBank {
		public decimal Capacity {
			get {
				return Decimal.MaxValue;
			}
		}

		protected decimal MyFortune;

		public void AddPenny() {
			MyFortune += .01m;
		}
	}

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

XNA Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0, 1.0

.NET for Windows Phone apps

Supported in: Windows Phone 8.1, Windows Phone Silverlight 8.1, Windows Phone Silverlight 8

Portable Class Library

Supported in: Portable Class Library
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