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C# Nullable datatypes – How to set a variable to accept nulls

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This is a nifty little trick that I almost forgot about until today. Often times you need to pass a null value into a non-nullable datatype, such as an int. If you don’t know a trick, this can be pretty difficult. Here’s the trick:

int? varName;

Simple eh? Just add a question mark to the end of the datatype. This will force it to become a nullable datatype.

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