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OpacityConverter Class

Provides a type converter to convert opacity values to and from a string.

Namespace: System.Windows.Forms
Assembly: System.Windows.Forms (in

public class OpacityConverter : TypeConverter
public class OpacityConverter extends TypeConverter
public class OpacityConverter extends TypeConverter
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Typically, you do not directly create an instance of an OpacityConverter. Instead, you call the GetConverter method of TypeDescriptor class. For more information about type converters and to view code examples, see the TypeConverter base class and How to: Implement a Type Converter.


Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.

Windows 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows CE, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

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