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ImageConverter Class
 

ImageConverter is a class that can be used to convert Image objects from one data type to another. Access this class through the TypeDescriptor object.

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

SystemObject
   System.ComponentModelTypeConverter
    System.DrawingImageConverter

public class ImageConverter : TypeConverter
public ref class ImageConverter : TypeConverter
type ImageConverter = 
    class
        inherit TypeConverter
    end
Public Class ImageConverter
	Inherits TypeConverter
NameDescription
System_CAPS_pubmethod ImageConverter

Initializes a new instance of the ImageConverter class.

NameDescription
System_CAPS_pubmethod CanConvertFrom

Determines whether this ImageConverter can convert an instance of a specified type to an Image, using the specified context.(Overrides TypeConverterCanConvertFrom.)

System_CAPS_pubmethod CanConvertFrom

Returns whether this converter can convert an object of the given type to the type of this converter.(Inherited from TypeConverter.)

System_CAPS_pubmethod CanConvertTo

Determines whether this ImageConverter can convert an Image to an instance of a specified type, using the specified context.(Overrides TypeConverterCanConvertTo.)

System_CAPS_pubmethod CanConvertTo

Returns whether this converter can convert the object to the specified type.(Inherited from TypeConverter.)

System_CAPS_pubmethod ConvertFrom

Converts a specified object to an Image.(Overrides TypeConverterConvertFrom.)

System_CAPS_pubmethod ConvertFrom

Converts the given value to the type of this converter.(Inherited from TypeConverter.)

System_CAPS_pubmethod ConvertFromInvariantString

Converts the given string to the type of this converter, using the invariant culture and the specified context.(Inherited from TypeConverter.)

System_CAPS_pubmethod ConvertFromInvariantString

Converts the given string to the type of this converter, using the invariant culture.(Inherited from TypeConverter.)

System_CAPS_pubmethod ConvertFromString

Converts the given text to an object, using the specified context and culture information.(Inherited from TypeConverter.)

System_CAPS_pubmethod ConvertFromString

Converts the given text to an object, using the specified context.(Inherited from TypeConverter.)

System_CAPS_pubmethod ConvertFromString

Converts the specified text to an object.(Inherited from TypeConverter.)

System_CAPS_pubmethod ConvertTo

Converts an Image (or an object that can be cast to an Image) to the specified type.(Overrides TypeConverterConvertTo.)

System_CAPS_pubmethod ConvertTo

Converts the given value object to the specified type, using the arguments.(Inherited from TypeConverter.)

System_CAPS_pubmethod ConvertToInvariantString

Converts the specified value to a culture-invariant string representation, using the specified context.(Inherited from TypeConverter.)

System_CAPS_pubmethod ConvertToInvariantString

Converts the specified value to a culture-invariant string representation.(Inherited from TypeConverter.)

System_CAPS_pubmethod ConvertToString

Converts the given value to a string representation, using the specified context and culture information.(Inherited from TypeConverter.)

System_CAPS_pubmethod ConvertToString

Converts the given value to a string representation, using the given context.(Inherited from TypeConverter.)

System_CAPS_pubmethod ConvertToString

Converts the specified value to a string representation.(Inherited from TypeConverter.)

System_CAPS_pubmethod CreateInstance

Re-creates an Object given a set of property values for the object.(Inherited from TypeConverter.)

System_CAPS_pubmethod CreateInstance

Creates an instance of the type that this TypeConverter is associated with, using the specified context, given a set of property values for the object.(Inherited from TypeConverter.)

System_CAPS_pubmethod Equals

Determines whether the specified object is equal to the current object.(Inherited from Object.)

System_CAPS_protmethod Finalize

Allows an object to try to free resources and perform other cleanup operations before it is reclaimed by garbage collection.(Inherited from Object.)

System_CAPS_protmethod GetConvertFromException

Returns an exception to throw when a conversion cannot be performed.(Inherited from TypeConverter.)

System_CAPS_protmethod GetConvertToException

Returns an exception to throw when a conversion cannot be performed.(Inherited from TypeConverter.)

System_CAPS_pubmethod GetCreateInstanceSupported

Returns whether changing a value on this object requires a call to the CreateInstance method to create a new value.(Inherited from TypeConverter.)

System_CAPS_pubmethod GetCreateInstanceSupported

Returns whether changing a value on this object requires a call to CreateInstance to create a new value, using the specified context.(Inherited from TypeConverter.)

System_CAPS_pubmethod GetHashCode

Serves as the default hash function. (Inherited from Object.)

System_CAPS_pubmethod GetProperties

Returns a collection of properties for the type of array specified by the value parameter, using the specified context.(Inherited from TypeConverter.)

System_CAPS_pubmethod GetProperties

Gets the set of properties for this type.(Overrides TypeConverterGetProperties.)

System_CAPS_pubmethod GetProperties

Returns a collection of properties for the type of array specified by the value parameter.(Inherited from TypeConverter.)

System_CAPS_pubmethod GetPropertiesSupported

Returns whether this object supports properties.(Inherited from TypeConverter.)

System_CAPS_pubmethod GetPropertiesSupported

Indicates whether this object supports properties. By default, this is false.(Overrides TypeConverterGetPropertiesSupported.)

System_CAPS_pubmethod GetStandardValues

Returns a collection of standard values from the default context for the data type this type converter is designed for.(Inherited from TypeConverter.)

System_CAPS_pubmethod GetStandardValues

Returns a collection of standard values for the data type this type converter is designed for when provided with a format context.(Inherited from TypeConverter.)

System_CAPS_pubmethod GetStandardValuesExclusive

Returns whether the collection of standard values returned from GetStandardValues is an exclusive list.(Inherited from TypeConverter.)

System_CAPS_pubmethod GetStandardValuesExclusive

Returns whether the collection of standard values returned from GetStandardValues is an exclusive list of possible values, using the specified context.(Inherited from TypeConverter.)

System_CAPS_pubmethod GetStandardValuesSupported

Returns whether this object supports a standard set of values that can be picked from a list.(Inherited from TypeConverter.)

System_CAPS_pubmethod GetStandardValuesSupported

Returns whether this object supports a standard set of values that can be picked from a list, using the specified context.(Inherited from TypeConverter.)

System_CAPS_pubmethod GetType

Gets the Type of the current instance.(Inherited from Object.)

System_CAPS_pubmethod IsValid

Returns whether the given value object is valid for this type and for the specified context.(Inherited from TypeConverter.)

System_CAPS_pubmethod IsValid

Returns whether the given value object is valid for this type.(Inherited from TypeConverter.)

System_CAPS_protmethod MemberwiseClone

Creates a shallow copy of the current Object.(Inherited from Object.)

System_CAPS_protmethod SortProperties

Sorts a collection of properties.(Inherited from TypeConverter.)

System_CAPS_pubmethod ToString

Returns a string that represents the current object.(Inherited from Object.)

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1

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

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