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Operators.decimal<^T> Function (F#)

Den Delimarsky|Last Updated: 8/18/2017
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Converts the argument to System.Decimal using a direct conversion for all primitive numeric types. For strings, the input is converted using System.UInt64.Parse(System.String) with System.Globalization.CultureInfo.InvariantCulture settings. Otherwise the operation requires an appropriate static conversion method on the input type.

Namespace/Module Path: Microsoft.FSharp.Core.Operators

Assembly: FSharp.Core (in FSharp.Core.dll)


// Signature:
decimal : ^T -> decimal (requires ^T with static member op_Explicit)

// Usage:
decimal value


value Type: ^T

The input value.

Return Value

The converted decimal.


This function is named ToDecimal in the assembly. If you are accessing the function from a language other than F#, or through reflection, use this name.


Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2012, Windows Server 2008 R2

Version Information

F# Core Library Versions

Supported in: 2.0, 4.0, Portable

See Also

Core.Operators Module (F#)

Microsoft.FSharp.Core Namespace (F#)

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