Decimal.IConvertible.ToInt16 Method

This API supports the .NET Framework infrastructure and is not intended to be used directly from your code.

[ This article is for Windows Phone 8 developers. If you’re developing for Windows 10, see the latest documentation. ]

For a description of this member, see IConvertible.ToInt16.

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

short IConvertible.ToInt16(
	IFormatProvider provider


Type: System.IFormatProvider
This parameter is ignored.

Return Value

Type: System.Int16
The value of the current instance, converted to a Int16.




The resulting integer value is less than MinValue or greater than MaxValue.

This member is an explicit interface member implementation. It can be used only when the Decimal instance is cast to an IConvertible interface. The recommended alternative is to call either the Decimal.ToInt16 method or the Convert.ToInt16 method.

The Decimal value is rounded toward zero to the nearest integer value.

Windows Phone OS

Supported in: 8.1, 8.0, 7.1, 7.0

Windows Phone

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