TypeConverter.ConvertToString Method (Object)


Converts the specified value to a string representation.

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

public string ConvertToString(
	object value


Type: System.Object

The Object to convert.

Return Value

Type: System.String

An Object that represents the converted value.

Exception Condition

The conversion cannot be performed.

Depending on the implementation of the value formatter, it might be possible to pass the returned string back into the value formatter to re-create an instance of the object.

For an example on this function, see the TypeConverter class.

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
Available since 2.0
Windows Phone Silverlight
Available since 7.0
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