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convert decimal array to byte array

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i want to convert decimal array to byte array.
for example: i want to reverse this code.

Dim buffer As Byte() = {5, 6, 7, 9, 122, 45}
Dim float As Decimal = BitConverter.ToInt64(buffer, 0)
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Depends how its stored, but BitConverter.ToDouble may be your friend. That's assuming it's in IEE754 format. Where are you getting the data from in the first place?

http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/system.bitconverter.todouble.aspx

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i load the data from database into a byte array. convert it to decimal(BitConverter.ToInt64(byte(), 0))
use it in my program. i m trying save back to the database. i need to convert the decimal back to byte()
to save it
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