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CollectionConverter Class

Provides a type converter to convert collection objects to and from various other representations.

For a list of all members of this type, see CollectionConverter Members.


[Visual Basic]
Public Class CollectionConverter
   Inherits TypeConverter
public class CollectionConverter : TypeConverter
public __gc class CollectionConverter : public TypeConverter
public class CollectionConverter extends TypeConverter

Thread Safety

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.


The GetProperties method for this type converter always returns a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic), and the GetPropertiesSupported method always returns false.

For more information about type converters, see the TypeConverter base class and Implementing a Type Converter.

Note   You should never create an instance of CollectionConverter. Instead, call the GetConverter method of TypeDescriptor. For more information, see the examples in the TypeConverter base class.


Namespace: System.ComponentModel

Platforms: Windows 98, Windows NT 4.0, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 2000, Windows XP Home Edition, Windows XP Professional, Windows Server 2003 family

Assembly: System (in System.dll)

See Also

CollectionConverter Members | System.ComponentModel Namespace