CanValidate Method
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TimeSpanValidator.CanValidate Method

Determines whether the type of the object can be validated.

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

public override bool CanValidate(
	Type type


Type: System.Type

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if the type parameter matches a TimeSpan value; 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 TimeSpanValidator class.

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

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP Starter Edition, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 98

The .NET Framework and .NET Compact Framework do not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

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