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GetStandardValuesExclusive Method (ITypeDescriptorContext)

TypeConverter.GetStandardValuesExclusive Method (ITypeDescriptorContext)

Returns whether the collection of standard values returned from GetStandardValues is an exclusive list of possible values, using the specified context.

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

public virtual bool GetStandardValuesExclusive(
	ITypeDescriptorContext context
)

Parameters

context
Type: System.ComponentModel.ITypeDescriptorContext
An ITypeDescriptorContext that provides a format context.

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if the TypeConverter.StandardValuesCollection returned from GetStandardValues is an exhaustive list of possible values; false if other values are possible.

As implemented in this class, this method always returns false.

If the list is exclusive, such as in an enumeration data type, then no other values are valid. If the list is not exclusive, then other valid values might exist in addition to the list of standard values that the GetStandardValues method provides. If the values are exclusive, the list returned by GetStandardValues should not allow these values to be edited.

Notes to Inheritors

Override this method if the type you want to convert supports standard values.

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

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

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