Addition Operator
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IntPtr.Addition Operator

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

Adds an offset to the value of a pointer.

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

public static IntPtr operator +(
	IntPtr pointer,
	int offset


Type: System.IntPtr
The pointer to add the offset to.
Type: System.Int32
The offset to add.

Return Value

Type: System.IntPtr
A new pointer that reflects the addition of offset to pointer.

The Addition method defines the addition operation for IntPtr objects. It enables code such as the following.

Languages that do not support custom operators can call the Add method instead.

The addition operation does not throw an exception if the result is too large to represent as a pointer on the specified platform. Instead, it is performed in an unchecked context.

Windows Phone OS

Supported in: 8.1, 8.0

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