StringExtensions.ToShort Method

CSharp Extensions

StringExtensionsToShort Method
Converts a string to a 16-bits signed number.

Namespace: CSharpExtensions
Assembly: CSharpExtensions (in CSharpExtensions.dll) Version: (
public static short ToShort(
	this string input
Public Shared Function ToShort ( 
	input As String
) As Short
static short ToShort(
	String^ input
static member ToShort : 
        input : string -> int16 


Type: SystemString
String containing a number.

Return Value

Type: Int16
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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