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

Converts the specified object to another type.

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

public override Object ConvertTo(
	ITypeDescriptorContext context,
	CultureInfo culture,
	Object value,
	Type destinationType


Type: System.ComponentModel.ITypeDescriptorContext
An ITypeDescriptorContext object that provides a format context.
Type: System.Globalization.CultureInfo
A CultureInfo object that specifies the culture to represent the number.
Type: System.Object
Value to be converted. This is expected to be type DynamicResourceExtension.
Type: System.Type
Type that should be converted to.

Return Value

Type: System.Object
The returned converted object. Cast this to the requested type. Ordinarily this should be cast to InstanceDescriptor.


value could not be assigned as DynamicResourceExtension.


value is null.

destinationType is expected to be type InstanceDescriptor; if not, then the implementation falls through to base (ConvertTo, which may throw an exception).

.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.