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NameReferenceConverter.ConvertFrom Method (ITypeDescriptorContext, CultureInfo, Object)

.NET Framework (current version)

Converts the provided object to another object, using the specified context and culture information.

Namespace:   System.Windows.Markup
Assembly:  System.Xaml (in System.Xaml.dll)

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


Type: System.ComponentModel.ITypeDescriptorContext

An ITypeDescriptorContext that provides a format context.

Type: System.Globalization.CultureInfo

The CultureInfo to use as the current culture.

Type: System.Object

The reference name string to convert.

Return Value

Type: System.Object

The returned object, which is potentially any object that is type-mapped in the relevant backing assemblies and capable of being declared in XAML with a XAML name reference.

Exception Condition

value is a null string or empty string.


IXamlNameResolver service is missing or invalid.


context is null.

Only a String input provides a conversion result.

.NET Framework
Available since 4.0
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