PositiveInfinity Field

Single.PositiveInfinity Field

Represents positive infinity. This field is constant.

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

Public Const PositiveInfinity As Single

The value of this constant is the result of dividing a positive number by zero.

This constant is returned when the result of an operation is greater than MaxValue.

Use IsPositiveInfinity to determine whether a value evaluates to positive infinity. It is not possible to determine whether a value evaluates to positive infinity by comparing it to another value equal to PositiveInfinity.

The following code example demonstrates the PositiveInfinity constant.

' This will equal Infinity.
outputBlock.Text &= "PositiveInfinity plus 10.0 equals " + (Single.PositiveInfinity + 10).ToString() + "." & vbCrLf


Supported in: 5, 4, 3

Silverlight for Windows Phone

Supported in: Windows Phone OS 7.1, Windows Phone OS 7.0

XNA Framework

Supported in: Xbox 360, Windows Phone OS 7.0

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