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TypeConverter::ConvertFromInvariantString Method (ITypeDescriptorContext, String)

Converts the given string to the type of this converter, using the invariant culture and the specified context.

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

public:
Object^ ConvertFromInvariantString(
	ITypeDescriptorContext^ context, 
	String^ text
)

Parameters

context
Type: System.ComponentModel::ITypeDescriptorContext

An ITypeDescriptorContext that provides a format context.

text
Type: System::String

The String to convert.

Return Value

Type: System::Object
An Object that represents the converted text.

ExceptionCondition
NotSupportedException

The conversion cannot be performed.

An exception is raised if the string cannot be converted into the appropriate object. The default implementation always returns nullptr.

Use the context parameter to extract additional information about the environment from which this converter is invoked. This parameter can be nullptr, so always check it. Also, properties on the context object can return nullptr.

.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
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