Single::MaxValue Field


Represents the largest possible value of Single. This field is constant.

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

literal float MaxValue

Field Value

Type: System::Single

The value of this constant is positive 3.40282347E+38.

The result of an operation that exceeds Single::MaxValue is Single::PositiveInfinity. In the following example, Single::PositiveInfinity results from addition, multiplication, and exponentiation operations when the result exceeds Single::MaxValue.

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

The following code example demonstrates the MaxValue constant.

if ( s > Single::MaxValue )
   Console::WriteLine( "Your number is larger than a Single." );

Universal Windows Platform
Available since 8
.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
Portable Class Library
Supported in: portable .NET platforms
Available since 2.0
Windows Phone Silverlight
Available since 7.0
Windows Phone
Available since 8.1
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