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ToBoolean Method

XmlConvert.ToBoolean Method

Converts the String to a Boolean equivalent.

Namespace:  System.Xml
Assemblies:   System.Xml (in System.Xml.dll)
  System.Xml.ReaderWriter (in System.Xml.ReaderWriter.dll)

public static bool ToBoolean(
	string s
)

Parameters

s
Type: System.String

The string to convert.

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean
A Boolean value, that is, true or false.

ExceptionCondition
ArgumentNullException

s is null.

FormatException

s does not represent a Boolean value.

Valid strings are "1" or "true" for true and "0" or "false" for false.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

XNA Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0, 1.0

.NET for Windows Phone apps

Supported in: Windows Phone 8.1, Windows Phone Silverlight 8.1, Windows Phone Silverlight 8

Portable Class Library

Supported in: Portable Class Library
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