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


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Attempts to convert a KeyGesture to the specified type, using the specified context.

Namespace:   System.Windows.Input
Assembly:  PresentationCore (in PresentationCore.dll)

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


Type: System.ComponentModel.ITypeDescriptorContext

A format context that provides information about the environment from which this converter is being invoked.

Type: System.Globalization.CultureInfo

Culture specific information.

Type: System.Object

The object to convert.

Type: System.Type

The type to convert the object to.

Return Value

Type: System.Object

The converted object, or an empty string if value is null.

Exception Condition

destinationType is null.


value cannot be converted.

destinationType must be String.

The KeyGestureConverter converts to and from a String using the "+" key as the delimiter between the modifier keys and the key. For example, a KeyGesture with a Modifiers property equal to Control and Key property equal to A would be converted into the string Control+A.

.NET Framework
Available since 3.0
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