StringValidator.Validate Method (Object)


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Determines whether the value of an object is valid.

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

public override void Validate(
	object value


Type: System.Object

The object value.

Exception Condition

value is less than minValue or greater than maxValue as defined in the constructor.

- or -

value contains invalid characters.

The StringValidator class contains the criteria necessary to validate a string object. The criteria are established when an instance of the StringValidator class is created. The object to validate is passed as a parameter of the Validate method.

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

// Attempt validation.

.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
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