CodeDomProvider.GetConverter Method

Gets a TypeConverter for the specified data type.

Namespace:  System.CodeDom.Compiler
Assembly:  System (in System.dll)

public virtual TypeConverter GetConverter(
	Type type
)

Parameters

type
Type: System.Type

The type of object to retrieve a type converter for.

Return Value

Type: System.ComponentModel.TypeConverter
A TypeConverter for the specified type, or null if a TypeConverter for the specified type cannot be found.

A derived class can override this method to provide specific types of type converters for specific data types.

.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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