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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)

'Declaration
Public Overrides Function CanConvertFrom ( _
	context As ITypeDescriptorContext, _
	sourceType As Type _
) As Boolean

Parameters

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

ExceptionCondition
ArgumentNullException

The sourceType parameter is Nothing.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.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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