GeometryConverter.ConvertFrom Method (ITypeDescriptorContext, CultureInfo, Object)

Converts the specified object to a Geometry.

Namespace:  System.Windows.Media
Assembly:  PresentationCore (in PresentationCore.dll)

public override Object ConvertFrom(
	ITypeDescriptorContext context,
	CultureInfo culture,
	Object value
)
You cannot use methods in XAML.

Parameters

context
Type: System.ComponentModel.ITypeDescriptorContext

Context information required for conversion.

culture
Type: System.Globalization.CultureInfo

Cultural information respected during conversion.

value
Type: System.Object

The object being converted.

Return Value

Type: System.Object
The Geometry created from converting value.

ExceptionCondition
NotSupportedException

Thrown if value is null or is not a valid type which can be converted to a Geometry.

To determine whether a conversion is possible without actually performing the conversion, use the CanConvertFrom method.

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003

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
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