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CanConvertFrom Method (Type)
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TypeConverter.CanConvertFrom Method (Type)

Returns whether this converter can convert an object of the given type to the type of this converter.

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

public bool CanConvertFrom(
	Type sourceType
)

Parameters

sourceType
Type: System.Type

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

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if this converter can perform the conversion; otherwise, false.

As implemented in this class, this method always returns false. It never returns true.

.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

.NET for Windows Phone apps

Supported in: Windows Phone 8.1, Windows Phone Silverlight 8.1, Windows Phone Silverlight 8
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