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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)

abstract CanConvertFrom : 
        context:ITypeDescriptorContext * 
        sourceType:Type -> bool  
override CanConvertFrom : 
        context:ITypeDescriptorContext * 
        sourceType:Type -> bool

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 a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic).

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

.NET for Windows Phone apps

Supported in: Windows Phone 8.1, Windows Phone Silverlight 8.1, Windows Phone Silverlight 8
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