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GeometryConverter.ConvertFrom Method (ITypeDescriptorContext, CultureInfo, Object)

Converts the specified object to a Geometry.

Namespace:  System.Windows.Media
Assembly:  PresentationCore (in PresentationCore.dll)

public override Object ConvertFrom(
	ITypeDescriptorContext context,
	CultureInfo culture,
	Object value
)

Parameters

context
Type: System.ComponentModel.ITypeDescriptorContext
Context information required for conversion.
culture
Type: System.Globalization.CultureInfo
Cultural information respected during conversion.
value
Type: System.Object
The object being converted.

Return Value

Type: System.Object
The Geometry created from converting value.

ExceptionCondition
NotSupportedException

Thrown if value is null or is not a valid type which can be converted to a Geometry.

To determine whether a conversion is possible without actually performing the conversion, use the CanConvertFrom method.

.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.
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