Get INT from DataTable C#

Posted on 2009-04-14
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Last Modified: 2013-12-17
Hi I have a DataTable if INT and strings.

When i retrive the string from the DataTable "TextBox1.Text = datatable.Rows[0][2].ToString();"
I have no problem, but when i want to retrive a INT from the datatable in the same way to a numberupdownBox "numericUpDown1.Value = ordt.Rows[0][7];" the error "Cannot implicitly convert type object to decimal kept blocking.

How can I solve this?
Question by:csharp_learner
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Gautham Janardhan earned 1200 total points
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numericUpDown1.Value  = Convert.ToInt32(ordt.Rows[0][7]);
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angus_young_acdc earned 200 total points
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If you are using a decimal you would be better converting it to that type:

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Actually you will also need .ToString() after the [7] if it is going to be initially an object.

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