ValueSerializer.CanConvertFromString Method (String, IValueSerializerContext)


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When overridden in a derived class, determines whether the specified String can be converted to an instance of the type that the implementation of ValueSerializer supports.

Namespace:   System.Windows.Markup
Assembly:  System.Xaml (in System.Xaml.dll)

public virtual bool CanConvertFromString(
	string value,
	IValueSerializerContext context


Type: System.String

The string to evaluate for conversion.

Type: System.Windows.Markup.IValueSerializerContext

Context information that is used for conversion.

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean

true if the value can be converted; otherwise, false.

The base implementation always returns false.

.NET Framework
Available since 3.0
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