Explicit Conversion (UIntPtr to UInt32)

UIntPtr Explicit Conversion (UIntPtr to UInt32)

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

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
A UIntPtr.

Return Value

Type: System.UInt32
The contents of value.


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.

Windows Phone OS

Supported in: 8.1, 8.0, 7.1, 7.0

Windows Phone

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