Decimal.ToSByte Method (Decimal)

 
clsCompliantAlternativeM:System.Decimal.ToInt16(System.Decimal)

Converts the value of the specified Decimal to the equivalent 8-bit signed integer.

This API is not CLS-compliant.

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

[<CLSCompliantAttribute(false)>]
static member ToSByte : 
        value:decimal -> sbyte

Parameters

value
Type: System.Decimal

The decimal number to convert.

Return Value

Type: System.SByte

An 8-bit signed integer equivalent to value.

Exception Condition
OverflowException

value is less than SByte.MinValue or greater than SByte.MaxValue.

You can also convert a Decimal value to an 8-bit signed integer by using the Explicit(Decimal to SByte) 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 ToSByte method to convert decimal numbers to SByte values.

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

Universal Windows Platform
Available since 8
.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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