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UnitConverter Class

Converts from a Unit object to an object of another data type and from another type to a Unit object.

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

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public class UnitConverter : TypeConverter

Use the UnitConverter class to convert a Unit to an object of another data type. You can also use the UnitConverter class to convert an object of another data type to a Unit.

NoteNote:

This converter can convert only a string to Unit and a Unit to a string.

Caution noteCaution:

You should never access a type converter directly. Instead, call the appropriate converter by using System.ComponentModel.TypeDescriptor. For more information, see the examples in the System.ComponentModel.TypeConverter base class.

System.Object
  System.ComponentModel.TypeConverter
    System.Web.UI.WebControls.UnitConverter

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.

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, 1.1, 1.0
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