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TypeConverter.ConvertToString Method (Object)

Converts the specified value to a string representation.

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

public string ConvertToString(
	Object value
)

Parameters

value
Type: System.Object

The Object to convert.

Return Value

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

ExceptionCondition
NotSupportedException

The conversion cannot be performed.

Depending on the implementation of the value formatter, it might be possible to pass the returned string back into the value formatter to re-create an instance of the object.

For an example on this function, see the TypeConverter class.

.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

Supported in: Windows Phone 8.1

Supported in: Windows Phone Silverlight 8.1

Supported in: Windows Phone Silverlight 8
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