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TypeConverter.CanConvertTo Method (Type)

Returns whether this converter can convert the object to the specified type.

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

'Declaration
Public Function CanConvertTo ( _
	destinationType As Type _
) As Boolean

Parameters

destinationType
Type: System.Type

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

Return Value

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

If destinationType is a string, the default implementation of CanConvertTo always 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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