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DataColumnSelectionConverter.ConvertFrom Method (ITypeDescriptorContext, CultureInfo, Object)

Converts the specified object to the type of the associated control property.

Namespace:  System.Web.UI.Design
Assembly:  System.Design (in System.Design.dll)
public override Object ConvertFrom(
	ITypeDescriptorContext context,
	CultureInfo culture,
	Object value
)

Parameters

context
Type: System.ComponentModel.ITypeDescriptorContext

An ITypeDescriptorContext implementation that can be used to gain additional context information.

culture
Type: System.Globalization.CultureInfo

The CultureInfo object that can be used to support localization features.

value
Type: System.Object

The object to convert.

Return Value

Type: System.Object
An Object instance that represents the converted object.
ExceptionCondition
NotSupportedException

The conversion could not be performed.

If value is a string, then the string representation of value is returned. If value is null, an empty string ("") is returned. For all other values, a NotSupportedException exception is thrown.

Call the CanConvertFrom method to determine whether the ConvertFrom method supports converting the source type.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.5.1, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

Windows Phone 8.1, Windows Phone 8, 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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