UIntPtr Explicit Conversion (UIntPtr to UInt32)


Converts the value of the specified UIntPtr to a 32-bit unsigned integer.

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

public static explicit operator uint (
	UIntPtr value


Type: System.UIntPtr

The pointer or handle to convert.

Return Value

Type: System.UInt32

The contents of value.

Exception Condition

On a 64-bit platform, the value of value is too large to represent as a 32-bit unsigned integer.

An exception is only thrown if the value of value requires more bits than the current platform supports.

Universal Windows Platform
Available since 8
.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
Portable Class Library
Supported in: portable .NET platforms
Available since 2.0
Windows Phone Silverlight
Available since 7.0
Windows Phone
Available since 8.1
Return to top