Information
The topic you requested is included in another documentation set. For convenience, it's displayed below. Choose Switch to see the topic in its original location.

TypeConverter.GetStandardValuesSupported Method (ITypeDescriptorContext)

Returns whether this object supports a standard set of values that can be picked from a list, using the specified context.

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

public virtual bool GetStandardValuesSupported(
	ITypeDescriptorContext context
)

Parameters

context
Type: System.ComponentModel.ITypeDescriptorContext
An ITypeDescriptorContext that provides a format context.

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if GetStandardValues should be called to find a common set of values the object supports; otherwise, false.

As implemented in this class, this method always returns false.

Use the context parameter to extract additional information about the environment from which this converter is invoked. This parameter can be null, so always check it. Also, properties on the context object can return null.

Notes to Inheritors

Override this method if the type you want to convert supports standard values.

.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.

Community Additions

Show:
© 2014 Microsoft