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ConvertTo Method (ITypeDescriptorContext, CultureInfo, Object, Type)
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NameReferenceConverter.ConvertTo Method (ITypeDescriptorContext, CultureInfo, Object, Type)

.NET Framework 4.6 and 4.5

Converts an object to the specified type. This is intended to return XAML reference names for objects in an object graph.

Namespace:  System.Windows.Markup
Assembly:  System.Xaml (in System.Xaml.dll)

public override Object ConvertTo(
	ITypeDescriptorContext context,
	CultureInfo culture,
	Object value,
	Type destinationType
)

Parameters

context
Type: System.ComponentModel.ITypeDescriptorContext

An ITypeDescriptorContext that provides a format context.

culture
Type: System.Globalization.CultureInfo

The CultureInfo to use as the current culture.

value
Type: System.Object

The object to retrieve the reference name for.

destinationType
Type: System.Type

The type to return. You should always reference the String type.

Return Value

Type: System.Object
The reference name of the input value object.

ExceptionCondition
InvalidOperationException

IXamlNameProvider service is missing or invalid.

ArgumentNullException

context is null.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4
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