Decimal.MaxValue Field

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

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

[DecimalConstantAttribute(, , , , )]
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
         return Decimal.MaxValue;

   protected decimal MyFortune;

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


Supported in: 5, 4, 3

Silverlight for Windows Phone

Supported in: Windows Phone OS 7.1, Windows Phone OS 7.0

XNA Framework

Supported in: Xbox 360, Windows Phone OS 7.0

For a list of the operating systems and browsers that are supported by Silverlight, see Supported Operating Systems and Browsers.

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