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RectangleConverter.CanConvertTo Method (ITypeDescriptorContext, Type)


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Gets a value indicating whether this converter can convert an object to the given destination type using the context.

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

public override bool CanConvertTo(
	ITypeDescriptorContext context,
	Type destinationType


Type: System.ComponentModel.ITypeDescriptorContext

An ITypeDescriptorContext object that provides a format context. This can be null, so you should always check. Also, properties on the context object can also return null.

Type: System.Type

A Type object that represents the type you want to convert to.

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean

This method returns true if this converter can perform the conversion; otherwise, false.

The context parameter can be used to get additional information about the environment this converter is being called from.

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
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