CodeDomProvider.GetConverter Method

Gets a TypeConverter for the specified data type.

Namespace:  System.CodeDom.Compiler
Assembly:  System (in System.dll)

public virtual TypeConverter GetConverter(
	Type type
)

Parameters

type
Type: System.Type
The type of object to retrieve a type converter for.

Return Value

Type: System.ComponentModel.TypeConverter
A TypeConverter for the specified type, or null if a TypeConverter for the specified type cannot be found.

A derived class can override this method to provide specific types of type converters for specific data types.

.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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