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Math.Abs Method (SByte)

Returns the absolute value of an 8-bit signed integer.

This API is not CLS-compliant. 

Namespace:  System
Assemblies:   mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)
  System.Runtime.Extensions (in System.Runtime.Extensions.dll)

[<CLSCompliantAttribute(false)>]
static member Abs : 
        value:sbyte -> sbyte

Parameters

value
Type: System.SByte

A number that is greater than SByte.MinValue, but less than or equal to SByte.MaxValue.

Return Value

Type: System.SByte
An 8-bit signed integer, x, such that 0 x SByte.MaxValue.

ExceptionCondition
OverflowException

value equals SByte.MinValue.

The absolute value of a signed byte is its numeric value without its sign. For example, the absolute value of both 12 and -12 is 12.

The following example uses the Abs(SByte) method to get the absolute value of a number of SByte values.

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

.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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