XPathItem.ValueAsDouble Property

When overridden in a derived class, gets the item's value as a Double.

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

public abstract double ValueAsDouble { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.Double
The item's value as a Double.


The item's value is not in the correct format for the Double type.


The attempted cast to Double is not valid.


The attempted cast resulted in an overflow.

The ValueAsDouble property attempts to convert the value of the item to the .NET Framework 2.0 Double type according to the XPath 2.0 rules for casting the item's type.

For more information about type support in the System.Xml namespace, see Type Support in the System.Xml Classes.

.NET Framework

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

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

XNA Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0, 1.0
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