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CustomTypeDescriptor.GetConverter Method

Returns a type converter for the type represented by this type descriptor.

Namespace:  System.ComponentModel
Assembly:  System (in System.dll)

public virtual TypeConverter GetConverter()

Return Value

Type: System.ComponentModel.TypeConverter
A TypeConverter for the type represented by this type descriptor. The default is a newly created TypeConverter.



If a parent custom type descriptor was passed into the CustomTypeDescriptor constructor, the GetConverter method will call the parent's corresponding method.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, 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.