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Working with BigInteger in .NET 4.0

By | June 27, 2011

One of the interesting feature that is added with .NET 4.0 is the support of BigInteger. Big numbers are needed when a number cannot be held with any of the existing data types available with .NET framework. Long has the highest value of 9,223,372,036,854,775,807 which is 0x7FFFFFFFFFFFFFFF in hexadecimal. This is the highest value of a variable which… Read More »