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LengthConverter.CanConvertFrom Method (ITypeDescriptorContext, Type)

Determines whether conversion is possible from a specified type to a Double that represents an object's length.

Namespace:  System.Windows
Assembly:  PresentationFramework (in PresentationFramework.dll)

public override bool CanConvertFrom(
	ITypeDescriptorContext typeDescriptorContext,
	Type sourceType
)

Parameters

typeDescriptorContext
Type: System.ComponentModel.ITypeDescriptorContext

Provides contextual information about a component.

sourceType
Type: System.Type

Identifies the data type to evaluate for conversion.

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if conversion is possible; otherwise, false.

LengthConverter supports conversion to and from the following types: String, Decimal, Single, Double, Int16, Int32, Int64, UInt16, UInt32, and UInt64.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1
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