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XmlConvert.ToSingle Method

[ This article is for Windows Phone 8 developers. If you’re developing for Windows 10, see the latest documentation. ]

Converts the String to a Single equivalent.

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

public static float ToSingle(
	string s
)

Parameters

s
Type: System.String
The string to convert.

Return Value

Type: System.Single
A Single equivalent of the string.

ExceptionCondition
NullReferenceException

s is null.

FormatException

s is not in the correct format.

OverflowException

s represents a number less than Single.MinValue or greater than Single.MaxValue.

If s is INF or -INF, this method returns Single.PositiveInfinity or Single.NegativeInfinity respectively.

Windows Phone OS

Supported in: 8.1, 8.0, 7.1, 7.0

Windows Phone

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