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SerializationInfo.GetSingle Method

Retrieves a single-precision floating-point value from the SerializationInfo store.

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

public float GetSingle (
	string name
)
public float GetSingle (
	String name
)
public function GetSingle (
	name : String
) : float
Not applicable.

Parameters

name

The name of the value to retrieve.

Return Value

The single-precision floating-point value associated with name.

Exception typeCondition

ArgumentNullException

name is a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic).

InvalidCastException

The value associated with name cannot be converted to a single-precision floating-point value.

SerializationException

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

If the value is a single-precision floating-point number, or can be converted to one, that value is returned; otherwise, a InvalidCastException is thrown. All conversions are done by the IFormatterConverter associated with this SerializationInfo.

Windows 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, 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
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