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

Attempts to convert an instance of GridLength to a specified type.

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

public override Object ConvertTo(
	ITypeDescriptorContext typeDescriptorContext,
	CultureInfo cultureInfo,
	Object value,
	Type destinationType
)
You cannot use methods in XAML.

Parameters

typeDescriptorContext
Type: System.ComponentModel.ITypeDescriptorContext

Describes the context information of a type.

cultureInfo
Type: System.Globalization.CultureInfo

Cultural specific information that should be respected during conversion.

value
Type: System.Object

The instance of GridLength to convert.

destinationType
Type: System.Type

The type that this instance of GridLength is converted to.

Return Value

Type: System.Object
The object that is created from the converted instance of GridLength.

ExceptionCondition
ArgumentNullException

Occurs if value is not null and is not a Brush, or if the destinationType is not one of the valid types for conversion.

ArgumentException

Occurs if value is null.

GridLengthConverter supports conversion to and from the following types: String, Decimal, Single, Double, Int16, Int32, Int64, UInt16, UInt32, UInt64.

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003

The .NET Framework and .NET Compact Framework do not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0
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