StringArrayConverter.ConvertFrom Method (ITypeDescriptorContext, CultureInfo, Object)


Converts the specified comma-separated string into an array of strings.

Namespace:   System.Web.UI.WebControls
Assembly:  System.Web (in System.Web.dll)

public override object ConvertFrom(
	ITypeDescriptorContext context,
	CultureInfo culture,
	object value


Type: System.ComponentModel.ITypeDescriptorContext

An ITypeDescriptorContext object that provides a format context that can be used to extract additional information about the environment from which this converter is invoked. This parameter or properties of this parameter can be null.

Type: System.Globalization.CultureInfo

A CultureInfo object. If null, the current culture is used.

Type: System.Object

The Object to convert.

Return Value

Type: System.Object

An Object that represents the converted value.

Exception Condition

The conversion cannot be performed because value is not a string.

The ConvertFrom method parses an object that represents a comma-separated string into an array of strings. Prior to calling this method, you can call the CanConvertFrom method to determine whether the object specified by value can be converted to an array of strings.

To convert an array of strings into a comma-separated string, use the ConvertTo method.

.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
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