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Casting Object to Float error

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Hi. What am I doing wrong:

foreach (DataRow dr1 in MyTable1.Rows)

reg[count] = (float)dr1["REG"];
prem[count] = (float)dr1["PREM"];
die[count] = (float)dr1["DIESEL"];
eth[count] = (float)dr1["ETH"];
term[count] = reg[count]+prem[count]+die[count]+eth[count];

Uh oh. Specified cast is not valid. Do I have to box? I'm trying to cast an
object (pulled by SQL) to a float. I know, ref to val breach of etiquette.


Steve Wasser
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Nov 17 '05 #1
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