PositiveTimeSpanValidator.CanValidate Method (Type)


Determines whether the object type can be validated.

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

public override bool CanValidate(
	Type type


Type: System.Type

The object type.

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean

true if the type parameter matches a TimeSpan object; otherwise, false.

The following code example demonstrates how to use the CanValidate method. This code example is part of a larger example provided for the PositiveTimeSpanValidator class.

// Determine if the Validator can validate
// the type it contains.
valBase = customValAttr.ValidatorInstance;
if (valBase.CanValidate(resultTimeSpan.GetType()))
    // Validate the TimeSpan using a
    // custom PositiveTimeSpanValidator.

.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
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