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DataFieldConverter.ConvertFrom Method (ITypeDescriptorContext, CultureInfo, Object)

 
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Converts the specified object to a string. This API is obsolete. For information about how to develop ASP.NET mobile applications, see the www.asp.net/mobile Web site.

Namespace:   System.Web.UI.Design.MobileControls.Converters
Assembly:  System.Web.Mobile (in System.Web.Mobile.dll)

public override object ConvertFrom(
	ITypeDescriptorContext context,
	CultureInfo culture,
	object value
)

Parameters

context
Type: System.ComponentModel.ITypeDescriptorContext

An ITypeDescriptorContext object that represents the data-bound component or the control that the property belongs to.

culture
Type: System.Globalization.CultureInfo

A CultureInfo that can be used to provide additional culture information.

value
Type: System.Object

The object to convert from.

Return Value

Type: System.Object

A string containing the converted object.

Exception Condition
GetConvertFromException

object is not null and is not a string.

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You typically do not access a type converter directly. This implementation of TypeConverter is intended for use by a data-bound control at design time, and is instantiated with a TypeConverterAttribute on a property.

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
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