DataSourceIDConverter.ConvertFrom Method (ITypeDescriptorContext, CultureInfo, Object)


Converts the specified object to the native type of the converter.

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

public override object ConvertFrom(
	ITypeDescriptorContext context,
	CultureInfo culture,
	object value


Type: System.ComponentModel.ITypeDescriptorContext

An object implementing the ITypeDescriptorContext that provides information about a context to a type converter so that the type converter can perform a conversion.

Type: System.Globalization.CultureInfo

A CultureInfo object that specifies the culture of the value parameter.

Type: System.Object

The object to convert.

Return Value

Type: System.Object

The value parameter is returned as a string.

Exception Condition

value is other than a string or null.

If the value parameter has a type of string, it is returned as a string. If value is null, an empty string ("") is returned. Otherwise, a NotSupportedException is thrown.

The ConvertFrom method does not use the context or culture parameter.

.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
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