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IConvertible.ToUInt16 Method

Converts the value of this instance to an equivalent 16-bit unsigned integer using the specified culture-specific formatting information.

The IConvertible type is not CLS-compliant. For more information about CLS compliance, see What is the Common Language Specification.

[Visual Basic]
Function ToUInt16( _
   ByVal provider As IFormatProvider _
) As UInt16
ushort ToUInt16(
   IFormatProvider provider
unsigned short ToUInt16(
   IFormatProvider* provider
function ToUInt16(
   provider : IFormatProvider
) : UInt16;


An IFormatProvider interface implementation that supplies culture-specific formatting information.

Return Value

An 16-bit unsigned integer equivalent to the value of this instance.


Platforms: Windows 98, Windows NT 4.0, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 2000, Windows XP Home Edition, Windows XP Professional, Windows Server 2003 family, .NET Compact Framework

See Also

IConvertible Interface | IConvertible Members | System Namespace