TypeConverter.ConvertFrom Method (Object)

Converts from the specified value to the type of this converter.

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

public Object ConvertFrom(
	Object value


Type: System.Object
The value to convert to the type of this converter.

Return Value

Type: System.Object
The converted value.

Notes to Implementers

The base implementation calls ConvertFrom passing null for context and the current culture for culture. This is not the signature that the Silverlight 4 XAML parser calls (the XAML parser always uses en-US culture).


Supported in: 5, 4, 3

Silverlight for Windows Phone

Supported in: Windows Phone OS 7.1, Windows Phone OS 7.0

XNA Framework

Supported in: Xbox 360, Windows Phone OS 7.0

For a list of the operating systems and browsers that are supported by Silverlight, see Supported Operating Systems and Browsers.

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