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TypeConverter.GetStandardValues Method (ITypeDescriptorContext)

Returns a collection of standard values for the data type this type converter is designed for when provided with a format context.

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

'Declaration
Public Overridable Function GetStandardValues ( _
	context As ITypeDescriptorContext _
) As TypeConverter.StandardValuesCollection

Parameters

context
Type: System.ComponentModel.ITypeDescriptorContext

An ITypeDescriptorContext that provides a format context that can be used to extract additional information about the environment from which this converter is invoked. This parameter or properties of this parameter can be Nothing.

Return Value

Type: System.ComponentModel.TypeConverter.StandardValuesCollection
A TypeConverter.StandardValuesCollection that holds a standard set of valid values, or Nothing if the data type does not support a standard set of values.

As implemented in TypeConverter, this method always returns Nothing.

Notes to Inheritors

Override this method if the type you want to convert supports standard values.

For an example on this function, see the TypeConverter class.

.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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