NameReferenceConverter.CanConvertFrom Method (ITypeDescriptorContext, Type)

.NET Framework 4.6 and 4.5

Returns whether this converter can convert an object of one type to another object.

Namespace:  System.Windows.Markup
Assembly:  System.Xaml (in System.Xaml.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 represents the type you want to convert from.

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if this converter can perform the conversion; otherwise, false.

This implementation can only process a sourceType of String. Other types return false.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4
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