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GeometryConverter::ConvertFrom Method (ITypeDescriptorContext, CultureInfo, Object)

Converts the specified object to a Geometry.

Namespace:  System.Windows.Media
Assembly:  PresentationCore (in PresentationCore.dll)

virtual Object^ ConvertFrom(
	ITypeDescriptorContext^ context, 
	CultureInfo^ culture, 
	Object^ value
) override


Type: System.ComponentModel::ITypeDescriptorContext

Context information required for conversion.

Type: System.Globalization::CultureInfo

Cultural information respected during conversion.

Type: System::Object

The object being converted.

Return Value

Type: System::Object
The Geometry created from converting value.


Thrown if value is nullptr or is not a valid type which can be converted to a Geometry.

To determine whether a conversion is possible without actually performing the conversion, use the CanConvertFrom method.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows 8, Windows Server 2012, Windows 7, Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core Role not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core Role supported with SP1 or later; Itanium not supported)

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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