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

Converts the specified Geometry to the specified type.

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

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


Type: System.ComponentModel.ITypeDescriptorContext
Context information required for conversion.
Type: System.Globalization.CultureInfo
Cultural information respected during conversion.
Type: System.Object
The Geometry to convert.
Type: System.Type
The type to convert the Geometry to.

Return Value

Type: System.Object
The object created from converting this Geometry.


Thrown if value is null or is not a Geometry, or if the destinationType cannot be converted into a Geometry.

.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.