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ReferenceConverter.ConvertFrom Method (ITypeDescriptorContext, CultureInfo, Object)

Converts the given object to the reference type.

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

public override Object ConvertFrom (
	ITypeDescriptorContext context,
	CultureInfo culture,
	Object value
)
public Object ConvertFrom (
	ITypeDescriptorContext context, 
	CultureInfo culture, 
	Object value
)
public override function ConvertFrom (
	context : ITypeDescriptorContext, 
	culture : CultureInfo, 
	value : Object
) : Object
Not applicable.

Parameters

context

An ITypeDescriptorContext that provides a format context.

culture

A CultureInfo that specifies the culture used to represent the font.

value

The Object to convert.

Return Value

An Object that represents the converted value.

Exception typeCondition

NotSupportedException

The conversion cannot be performed.

The context parameter can be used to extract additional information about the environment this converter is being invoked from. This can be a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic), so always check. Also, properties on the context object can return a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic).

Windows 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0
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