Byte.IConvertible.ToInt64 Method

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

For a description of this member, see IConvertible.ToInt64.

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


Private Function ToInt64 ( _
    provider As IFormatProvider _
) As Long Implements IConvertible.ToInt64
long IConvertible.ToInt64(
    IFormatProvider provider


Return Value

Type: System.Int64
The value of the current instance, converted to an Int64.




This member is an explicit interface member implementation. It can be used only when the Byte instance is cast to an IConvertible interface. The recommended alternative is to call the Convert.ToInt64(Byte) method.

Version Information


Supported in: 5, 4, 3

Silverlight for Windows Phone

Supported in: Windows Phone OS 7.1, Windows Phone OS 7.0

XNA Framework

Supported in: Xbox 360, Windows Phone OS 7.0


For a list of the operating systems and browsers that are supported by Silverlight, see Supported Operating Systems and Browsers.

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