CanConvertFrom Method (ITypeDescriptorContext, Type)
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UriTypeConverter.CanConvertFrom Method (ITypeDescriptorContext, Type)


Returns whether this converter can convert an object of the given type to the type of this converter.

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

public override bool CanConvertFrom(
	ITypeDescriptorContext context,
	Type sourceType


Type: System.ComponentModel.ITypeDescriptorContext

An ITypeDescriptorContext that provides a format context.

Type: System.Type

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

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean

true if sourceType is a String type or a Uri type can be assigned from sourceType; otherwise, false.

Exception Condition

The sourceType parameter is null.

.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
Available since 2.0
Windows Phone Silverlight
Available since 7.0
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