ImageConverter.CanConvertFrom Method (ITypeDescriptorContext, Type)

Determines whether this ImageConverter can convert an instance of a specified type to an Image, using the specified context.

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

public override bool CanConvertFrom(
	ITypeDescriptorContext context,
	Type sourceType
)

Parameters

context
Type: System.ComponentModel.ITypeDescriptorContext

An ITypeDescriptorContext that provides a format context.

sourceType
Type: System.Type

A Type that specifies the type you want to convert from.

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean
This method returns true if this ImageConverter can perform the conversion; otherwise, false.

This method returns true only if sourceType is equal to a byte array.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.5.2, 4.5.1, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.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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