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TypeConverter.GetStandardValues Method (ITypeDescriptorContext)

Returns a collection of standard values for the data type this type converter is designed for when provided with a format context.

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

public virtual TypeConverter..::..StandardValuesCollection GetStandardValues(
	ITypeDescriptorContext context
)

Parameters

context
Type: System.ComponentModel.ITypeDescriptorContext
An ITypeDescriptorContext that provides a format context that can be used to extract additional information about the environment from which this converter is invoked. This parameter or properties of this parameter can be null.

Return Value

Type: System.ComponentModel.TypeConverter.StandardValuesCollection
A TypeConverter.StandardValuesCollection that holds a standard set of valid values, or null if the data type does not support a standard set of values.

As implemented in TypeConverter, this method always returns null.

Notes to Inheritors

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

For an example on this function, see the TypeConverter class.

.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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