How to convert An NSInteger to an int?

For example when passing a value message to an NSInteger instance like so

[a value] it causes an EXC_BAD_ACCESS.

So how to convert an NSInteger to int?

If it's relevant only small numbers < 32 are used.


  • Ta da:

    NSInteger myInteger = 42;
    int myInt = (int) myInteger;

    NSInteger is nothing more than a 32/64 bit int. (it will use the appropriate size based on what OS/platform you're running)