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UnitConverter.CanConvertFrom Method (ITypeDescriptorContext, Type)

This API supports the .NET Framework infrastructure and is not intended to be used directly from your code.

Returns a value indicating whether the unit converter can convert from the specified source type.

Namespace:  System.Web.UI.WebControls
Assembly:  System.Web (in System.Web.dll)

public override bool CanConvertFrom(
	ITypeDescriptorContext context,
	Type sourceType
)

Parameters

context
Type: System.ComponentModel.ITypeDescriptorContext

An ITypeDescriptorContext instance that specifies the context of the object to convert.

sourceType
Type: System.Type

The type of the source.

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if the source type can be converted from; otherwise, false.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

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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