SerializationInfo.GetDecimal Method (String)

 

Retrieves a decimal value from the SerializationInfo store.

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

Public Function GetDecimal (
	name As String
) As Decimal

Parameters

name
Type: System.String

The name associated with the value to retrieve.

Return Value

Type: System.Decimal

A decimal value from the SerializationInfo.

Exception Condition
ArgumentNullException

name is null.

InvalidCastException

The value associated with name cannot be converted to a decimal.

SerializationException

An element with the specified name is not found in the current instance.

If the value is a decimal, or can be converted to a decimal, that value is returned; otherwise, a InvalidCastException is thrown. All conversions are done by the IFormatterConverter associated with this SerializationInfo.

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
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