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FormView.IsBindableType Method

Determines whether the specified data type can be bound to a field in the FormView control.

Namespace:  System.Web.UI.WebControls
Assembly:  System.Web (in System.Web.dll)

public virtual bool IsBindableType(
	Type type
)

Parameters

type
Type: System.Type
A Type that represents the data type to check.

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if the specified data type can be bound to a field in the FormView control; otherwise, false.

The IsBindableType method is a helper method called by the FormView control to determine whether the specified data type can be bound to a field in the control. The FormView control supports the following data types:

Notes to Inheritors

When extending the FormView class, you can override this method to add or restrict the data types that can be used in a FormView control.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

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.
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