StringExtensions.ToLong Method

CSharp Extensions

StringExtensionsToLong Method
Converts a string to a 64-bits signed number.

Namespace: CSharpExtensions
Assembly: CSharpExtensions (in CSharpExtensions.dll) Version: (
public static long ToLong(
	this string input
Public Shared Function ToLong ( 
	input As String
) As Long
static long long ToLong(
	String^ input
static member ToLong : 
        input : string -> int64 


Type: SystemString
String containing a number.

Return Value

Type: Int64
The converted string as number.

Usage Note

In Visual Basic and C#, you can call this method as an instance method on any object of type String. When you use instance method syntax to call this method, omit the first parameter. For more information, see Extension Methods (Visual Basic) or Extension Methods (C# Programming Guide).
If the parameter cannot be parsed a default value is returned for the corresponding type.
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