Variant.ToChar Method

Interprets the Variant object's value as a Unicode character if the variant type is VT_UI2.

Namespace:  Microsoft.VisualStudio.Package
Assemblies:   Microsoft.VisualStudio.Package.LanguageService.9.0 (in Microsoft.VisualStudio.Package.LanguageService.9.0.dll)
  Microsoft.VisualStudio.Package.LanguageService.11.0 (in Microsoft.VisualStudio.Package.LanguageService.11.0.dll)
  Microsoft.VisualStudio.Package.LanguageService (in Microsoft.VisualStudio.Package.LanguageService.dll)
  Microsoft.VisualStudio.Package.LanguageService.10.0 (in Microsoft.VisualStudio.Package.LanguageService.10.0.dll)


Public Function ToChar As Char
public char ToChar()
wchar_t ToChar()
member ToChar : unit -> char
public function ToChar() : char

Return Value

Type: System.Char
If the variant type is VT_UI2, returns the value interpreted as a character; otherwise, returns 0.


This method is used by the HandlePreExec method on the ViewFilter class to actually get the character value.

.NET Framework Security

See Also


Variant Structure

Microsoft.VisualStudio.Package Namespace