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Error in following line, please help
Dim num As Short = CShort(1152712705)


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Updated 24-Dec-22 0:28am
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Member 15627495 24-Dec-22 5:36am    
https://learn.microsoft.com/en-us/dotnet/visual-basic/language-reference/data-types/short-data-type

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you're casting to short a 'long' , it's fail because of type mismatch.

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A short value has only 16 bits, one of which is used to determine sign: it is positive or negative? As a result, the largest positive number you can fit into a short is 32767. Your value vastly exceeds that and requires an integer (32 bits) or long (64 bits)
 
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