CanConvertFrom Method (ITypeDescriptorContext, Type)
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FontConverter.FontNameConverter.CanConvertFrom Method (ITypeDescriptorContext, Type)


This API supports the product infrastructure and is not intended to be used directly from your code.

Determines if this converter can convert an object in the given source type to the native type of the converter.

Namespace:   System.Drawing
Assembly:  System.Drawing (in System.Drawing.dll)

public override bool CanConvertFrom(
	ITypeDescriptorContext context,
	Type sourceType


Type: System.ComponentModel.ITypeDescriptorContext

An ITypeDescriptorContext that can be used to extract additional information about the environment this converter is being invoked from. This may be null, so you should always check. Also, properties on the context object may return null.

Type: System.Type

The type you wish to convert from.

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean

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

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
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