StringArrayConverter.CanConvertFrom Method (ITypeDescriptorContext, Type)

 
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Determines whether the StringArrayConverter can convert the specified source type to an array of strings.

Namespace:   System.Web.UI.WebControls
Assembly:  System.Web (in System.Web.dll)

public override bool CanConvertFrom(
	ITypeDescriptorContext context,
	Type sourceType
)

Parameters

context
Type: System.ComponentModel.ITypeDescriptorContext

An ITypeDescriptorContext object 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 null.

sourceType
Type: System.Type

The Type to convert.

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean

true if the converter can perform the operation; otherwise, false.

The CanConvertFrom method determines whether the StringArrayConverter can convert the object specified by sourceType to an array of strings. Use this method prior to calling the ConvertFrom method to perform the conversion.

.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
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