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IntPtr.op_Explicit Method (Int64)

Converts the value of a 64-bit signed integer to an IntPtr.

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

public static explicit operator IntPtr (
	long value
Not applicable.



A 64-bit signed integer.

Return Value

A new instance of IntPtr initialized to value.

Exception typeCondition


On a 32-bit platform, value is too large to represent as an IntPtr.

Windows 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows CE, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 2.0, 1.0

XNA Framework

Supported in: 1.0