RegexStringValidator.CanValidate Method (Type)

 

Determines whether the type of the object can be validated.

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

Public Overrides Function CanValidate (
	type As Type
) As Boolean

Parameters

type
Type: System.Type

The type of object.

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean

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

An exception is thrown if the validation fails.

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

' Determine if the object to validate can be validated.
Console.WriteLine("CanValidate: {0}", _
  myRegexValidator.CanValidate(testString.GetType()))

.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
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