.NET Framework Class Library
TypeConverterGetStandardValues Method (ITypeDescriptorContext)

Returns a collection of standard values for the data type this type converter is designed for when provided with a format context.

Namespace:   System.ComponentModel
Assembly:  System (in System.dll)
Public Overridable Function GetStandardValues ( _
	context As [%$TOPIC/6d5c913f_en-us_VS_110_1_0_0_0_0%] _
) As [%$TOPIC/6d5c913f_en-us_VS_110_1_0_0_0_1%]
public virtual [%$TOPIC/6d5c913f_en-us_VS_110_1_0_1_0_0%] GetStandardValues(
	[%$TOPIC/6d5c913f_en-us_VS_110_1_0_1_0_1%] context
virtual [%$TOPIC/6d5c913f_en-us_VS_110_1_0_2_0_0%]^ GetStandardValues(
	[%$TOPIC/6d5c913f_en-us_VS_110_1_0_2_0_1%]^ context
abstract GetStandardValues : 
        context:[%$TOPIC/6d5c913f_en-us_VS_110_1_0_3_0_0%] -> [%$TOPIC/6d5c913f_en-us_VS_110_1_0_3_0_1%]  
override GetStandardValues : 
        context:[%$TOPIC/6d5c913f_en-us_VS_110_1_0_3_0_2%] -> [%$TOPIC/6d5c913f_en-us_VS_110_1_0_3_0_3%]
public function GetStandardValues(
	context : [%$TOPIC/6d5c913f_en-us_VS_110_1_0_4_0_0%]
) : [%$TOPIC/6d5c913f_en-us_VS_110_1_0_4_0_1%]


Type: System.ComponentModelITypeDescriptorContext

An ITypeDescriptorContext that provides a format context that can be used to extract additional information about the environment from which this converter is invoked. This parameter or properties of this parameter can be .

Return Value

Type: System.ComponentModelTypeConverterStandardValuesCollection
A TypeConverterStandardValuesCollection that holds a standard set of valid values, or if the data type does not support a standard set of values.

As implemented in TypeConverter, this method always returns .

Notes to Inheritors

Override this method if the type you want to convert supports standard values.


For an example on this function, see the TypeConverter class.

Version Information

.NET Framework

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

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1