ToInt16 Method

Decimal::ToInt16 Method (Decimal)

 

Converts the value of the specified Decimal to the equivalent 16-bit signed integer.

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

public:
static short ToInt16(
	Decimal value
)

Parameters

value
Type: System::Decimal

The decimal number to convert.

Return Value

Type: System::Int16

A 16-bit signed integer equivalent to value.

Exception Condition
OverflowException

value is less than Int16::MinValue or greater than Int16::MaxValue.

You can also convert a Decimal value to a 16-bit integer by using the Explicit(Decimal to Int16) assignment operator. Because the operator performs a narrowing conversion, you must use a casting operator in C# or a conversion function in Visual Basic.

The following example uses the ToInt16 method to convert decimal numbers to Int16 values.

No code example is currently available or this language may not be supported.

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