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LengthConverter.CanConvertTo Method (ITypeDescriptorContext, Type)

Determines whether conversion is possible to a specified type from a Double that represents an object's length.

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

public override bool CanConvertTo(
	ITypeDescriptorContext typeDescriptorContext,
	Type destinationType


Type: System.ComponentModel.ITypeDescriptorContext
Provides contextual information about a component.
Type: System.Type
Identifies the data type to evaluate for conversion.

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if conversion to the destinationType is possible; otherwise, false.

LengthConverter supports conversion of the following types: String, Decimal, Single, Double, Int16, Int32, Int64, UInt16, UInt32, and UInt64.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, 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.