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CultureInfoConverter.ConvertFrom Method (ITypeDescriptorContext, CultureInfo, Object)

 

Converts the specified value object to a CultureInfo.

Namespace:   System.ComponentModel
Assembly:  System (in System.dll)

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

Parameters

context
Type: System.ComponentModel.ITypeDescriptorContext

An ITypeDescriptorContext that provides a format context.

culture
Type: System.Globalization.CultureInfo

A CultureInfo that specifies the culture to which to convert.

value
Type: System.Object

The Object to convert.

Return Value

Type: System.Object

An Object that represents the converted value.

Exception Condition
ArgumentException

value specifies a culture that is not valid.

NotSupportedException

The conversion cannot be performed.

This converter can only convert a CultureInfo object to and from a string.

The context parameter can be used to extract additional information about the environment this converter is being invoked from. This can be null, so always check. Also, properties on the context object can return null.

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
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