UnaryNegation Operator

Decimal.UnaryNegation Operator (Decimal)


Negates the value of the specified Decimal operand.

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

public static decimal operator -(
	decimal d


Type: System.Decimal

The value to negate.

Return Value

Type: System.Decimal

The result of d multiplied by negative one (-1).

The UnaryPlus method defines the operation of the unary negation operator (or the additive inverse operator) for Decimal values. The operation produces a value that results in 0 (zero) when it is added to the original number. Languages that do not support custom operators can call the Negate method instead.

Universal Windows Platform
Available since 4.5
.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
Portable Class Library
Supported in: portable .NET platforms
Available since 2.0
Windows Phone Silverlight
Available since 7.0
Windows Phone
Available since 8.1
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