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DateTime.IConvertible.ToType Method

This API supports the .NET Framework infrastructure and is not intended to be used directly from your code.

Converts the current DateTime object to an object of a specified type.

Namespace:  System
Assembly:  mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)

Object IConvertible.ToType(
	Type type,
	IFormatProvider provider
)

Parameters

type
Type: System.Type
The desired type.
provider
Type: System.IFormatProvider
An object that implements the IFormatProvider interface. (This parameter is not used; specify null.)

Return Value

Type: System.Object
An object of the type specified by the type parameter, with a value equivalent to the current DateTime object.

Implements

IConvertible.ToType(Type, IFormatProvider)

ExceptionCondition
ArgumentNullException

type is null.

InvalidCastException

This conversion is not supported for the DateTime type.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

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