StringValidator.CanValidate Method (Type)


Determines whether an object can be validated based on type.

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 string; otherwise, false.

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

// Determine if the object to validate can be validated.
Console.WriteLine("CanValidate: {0}",

.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
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