.NET Framework Class Library
TypeConverterCanConvertTo Method (Type)

Returns whether this converter can convert the object to the specified type.

Namespace:   System.ComponentModel
Assembly:  System (in System.dll)
Syntax
Public Function CanConvertTo ( _
	destinationType As [%$TOPIC/a1155ebw_en-us_VS_110_1_0_0_0_0%] _
) As [%$TOPIC/a1155ebw_en-us_VS_110_1_0_0_0_1%]
public [%$TOPIC/a1155ebw_en-us_VS_110_1_0_1_0_0%] CanConvertTo(
	[%$TOPIC/a1155ebw_en-us_VS_110_1_0_1_0_1%] destinationType
)
public:
[%$TOPIC/a1155ebw_en-us_VS_110_1_0_2_0_0%] CanConvertTo(
	[%$TOPIC/a1155ebw_en-us_VS_110_1_0_2_0_1%]^ destinationType
)
member CanConvertTo : 
        destinationType:[%$TOPIC/a1155ebw_en-us_VS_110_1_0_3_0_0%] -> [%$TOPIC/a1155ebw_en-us_VS_110_1_0_3_0_1%]
public function CanConvertTo(
	destinationType : [%$TOPIC/a1155ebw_en-us_VS_110_1_0_4_0_0%]
) : [%$TOPIC/a1155ebw_en-us_VS_110_1_0_4_0_1%]

Parameters

destinationType
Type: SystemType

A Type that represents the type you want to convert to.

Return Value

Type: SystemBoolean
true if this converter can perform the conversion; otherwise, false.
Remarks

If destinationType is a string, the default implementation of CanConvertTo always returns true.

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

Supported in: Windows Phone 8.1

Supported in: Windows Phone Silverlight 8.1

Supported in: Windows Phone Silverlight 8