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Double.MinValue Field

Represents the smallest possible value of a Double. This field is constant.

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

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public static final double MinValue
public const var MinValue : double
Not applicable.

The value of this constant is negative 1.79769313486232e308.

The following code example illustrates the use of MinValue:

public class Temperature {
    public static function get MinValue() : double {
        return Double.MinValue;

    public static function get MaxValue() : double {
        return Double.MaxValue;

    // The value holder
    protected var m_value : double;

    public function get Value() : double{
        return m_value;
            public function set Value(value : double) {
        m_value = value;

    public function get Celsius() : double {
        return (m_value-32.0)/1.8;
            public function set Celsius(value : double) {
        m_value = 1.8*value+32.0;

Windows 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows CE, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 2.0, 1.0

XNA Framework

Supported in: 1.0