DataFieldConverter.ConvertFrom Method (ITypeDescriptorContext, CultureInfo, Object)

Converts the specified object to the native type of the converter.

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

public override Object ConvertFrom(
	ITypeDescriptorContext context,
	CultureInfo culture,
	Object value
)

Parameters

context
Type: System.ComponentModel.ITypeDescriptorContext

An ITypeDescriptorContext object that can be used to gain additional context information.

culture
Type: System.Globalization.CultureInfo

A CultureInfo that can be used to support localization features.

value
Type: System.Object

The Object to convert.

Return Value

Type: System.Object
An Object that represents the specified object after conversion.

ExceptionCondition
NotSupportedException

The conversion cannot be performed.

Notes to Inheritors

Override this method to meet your own conversion requirements.

The context parameter can be used to extract additional information about the environment the converter is being invoked from. It might be null, so you should always check. Also, properties of the context object might also return null.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1
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