Provides a type converter that can be used to populate a list box with available types.
Assembly: System (in System.dll)
The HostProtectionAttribute attribute applied to this type or member has the following Resources property value: SharedState. The HostProtectionAttribute does not affect desktop applications (which are typically started by double-clicking an icon, typing a command, or entering a URL in a browser). For more information, see the HostProtectionAttribute class or SQL Server Programming and Host Protection Attributes.
You must provide the list of types to the constructor of this abstract class.
When you inherit from , you can override the following methods.
To convert types that support properties, override the GetProperties and GetPropertiesSupported methods. If the class you are converting does not have properties, and you need to implement properties, you can use the TypeConverter.SimplePropertyDescriptor class as a base for implementing the property descriptors. When you inherit from TypeConverter.SimplePropertyDescriptor, you must override the GetValue and SetValue methods.
Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP Starter Edition, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 98
The .NET Framework and .NET Compact Framework do not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.