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SubclassTypeValidator.Validate Method

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.


value is not of a Type that can be derived from baseClass as defined in the constructor.

When an instance of the SubclassTypeValidator class is created, the base class is provided and used as evaluation criteria. The object to validate is passed as a parameter of the Validate method. This method performs the validation check between the base class and the parameter object.

.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.