Platform::ValueType Class

The base class for instances of value types.


public ref class ValueType : Object

Public methods

ValueType::ToString Returns a string representation of the object. Inherited from Platform::Object.


The ValueType class is used to construct value types. ValueType is derived from Object, which has basic members. However, the compiler detaches those basic members from value types that are derived from the ValueType class. The compiler reattaches those basic members when a value type is boxed.


Minimum supported client: Windows 8

Minimum supported server: Windows Server 2012

Namespace: Platform

Metadata: platform.winmd

ValueType::ToString Method

Returns a string representation of the object.


Platform::String ToString();

Return Value

A Platform::String that represents the value.

See also

Platform namespace