ImageConverter.CanConvertFrom Method (ITypeDescriptorContext, Type)

Determines whether this ImageConverter can convert an instance of a specified type to an Image, using the specified context.

Namespace:  System.Drawing
Assembly:  System.Drawing (in System.Drawing.dll)

public override bool CanConvertFrom(
	ITypeDescriptorContext context,
	Type sourceType
)

Parameters

context
Type: System.ComponentModel.ITypeDescriptorContext

An ITypeDescriptorContext that provides a format context.

sourceType
Type: System.Type

A Type that specifies the type you want to convert from.

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean
This method returns true if this ImageConverter can perform the conversion; otherwise, false.

This method returns true only if sourceType is equal to a byte array.

.NET Framework

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

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1
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