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StringConverter.ConvertFrom Method (ITypeDescriptorContext, CultureInfo, Object)

Converts the specified value object to a String object.

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

The CultureInfo to use.

value
Type: System.Object

The Object to convert.

Return Value

Type: System.Object
An Object that represents the converted value.

ExceptionCondition
NotSupportedException

The conversion could not be performed.

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

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1
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