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Convert.ToBoolean Method (Byte)

Converts the value of the specified 8-bit unsigned integer to an equivalent Boolean value.

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

public static bool ToBoolean(
	byte value
)

Parameters

value
Type: System.Byte

The 8-bit unsigned integer to convert.

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if value is not zero; otherwise, false.

The following example converts an array of Byte values to Boolean values.

byte[] bytes = { Byte.MinValue, 100, 200, Byte.MaxValue };
bool result;

foreach (byte byteValue in bytes)
{
   result = Convert.ToBoolean(byteValue); 
   Console.WriteLine("{0,-5}  -->  {1}", byteValue, result);
}           
// The example displays the following output: 
//       0      -->  False 
//       100    -->  True 
//       200    -->  True 
//       255    -->  True

.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

Portable Class Library

Supported in: Portable Class Library

Supported in: Windows Phone 8.1

Supported in: Windows Phone Silverlight 8.1

Supported in: Windows Phone Silverlight 8
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