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TypeConverter.ConvertFromString Method

Converts the specified text to an object.

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

public Object ConvertFromString(
	string text
)

Parameters

text
Type: System.String
The text representation of the object to convert.

Return Value

Type: System.Object
An object that represents the converted text string.

A call to this method forwards the call to ConvertFrom, with null passed for context and culture.

Silverlight

Supported in: 5, 4, 3

Silverlight for Windows Phone

Supported in: Windows Phone OS 7.1, Windows Phone OS 7.0

XNA Framework

Supported in: Xbox 360, Windows Phone OS 7.0

For a list of the operating systems and browsers that are supported by Silverlight, see Supported Operating Systems and Browsers.

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