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DataBindingCollectionConverter.ConvertTo Method (ITypeDescriptorContext, CultureInfo, Object, Type)


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Converts a data binding collection to the specified type.

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

public override object ConvertTo(
	ITypeDescriptorContext context,
	CultureInfo culture,
	object value,
	Type destinationType


Type: System.ComponentModel.ITypeDescriptorContext

An ITypeDescriptorContext that indicates the component or control to which the data binding collection belongs.

Type: System.Globalization.CultureInfo

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

Type: System.Object

The object to convert.

Type: System.Type

The type to convert to.

Return Value

Type: System.Object

The object produced by the type conversion. If the destinationType parameter is of type String, this method returns an empty string ("").

This method returns an empty string if the destinationType parameter is of type String. Otherwise this method calls the ConvertTo method of the base TypeConverter class.

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
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