TypeConverter.CanConvertTo Method (Type)

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

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

public bool CanConvertTo (
	Type destinationType
public boolean CanConvertTo (
	Type destinationType
public function CanConvertTo (
	destinationType : Type
) : boolean
Not applicable.



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

Return Value

true if this converter can perform the conversion; otherwise, false.

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

Windows 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

Community Additions