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WebPartTransformerAttribute.GetProviderType Method

Returns the provider type a transformer can accept on a connection point.

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

public static Type GetProviderType(
	Type transformerType
)

Parameters

transformerType
Type: System.Type

The type of transformer.

Return Value

Type: System.Type
The Type of the provider connection point.

ExceptionCondition
ArgumentNullException

transformerType is not specified.

InvalidOperationException

transformerType is not an object derived from the WebPartTransformer class.

The WebPartManager object and WebPartConnection object use the GetProviderType method to determine whether the provider type of the transformer matches the provider connection point of the Web Parts control.

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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