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ITypeDescriptorContext Interface

Provides information about a context to a type converter or a value editor, so that the type converter or editor can perform a conversion.

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

public interface ITypeDescriptorContext : IServiceProvider

The ITypeDescriptorContext type exposes the following members.

  NameDescription
Public propertySupported by Silverlight for Windows PhoneSupported by Xbox 360ContainerGets the container with the set of objects for this formatter.
Public propertySupported by Silverlight for Windows PhoneSupported by Xbox 360InstanceGets the instance that is invoking the method on the formatter object.
Public propertySupported by Silverlight for Windows PhoneSupported by Xbox 360PropertyDescriptorGets the PropertyDescriptor that is surfacing the given context item.
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  NameDescription
Public methodSupported by Silverlight for Windows PhoneSupported by Xbox 360GetServiceGets the service object of the specified type. (Inherited from IServiceProvider.)
Public methodSupported by Silverlight for Windows PhoneSupported by Xbox 360OnComponentChangedRaises the OnComponentChanged event.
Public methodSupported by Silverlight for Windows PhoneSupported by Xbox 360OnComponentChangingGets a value indicating whether this object can be changed.
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This interface exists in Silverlight due to compatibility requirements for TypeConverter. It is not intended for implementation.

Silverlight

Supported in: 5, 4, 3

Silverlight for Windows Phone

Supported in: Windows Phone OS 7.1, Windows Phone OS 7.0

XNA Framework

Supported in: Xbox 360, Windows Phone OS 7.0

For a list of the operating systems and browsers that are supported by Silverlight, see Supported Operating Systems and Browsers.

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