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DateTime.IConvertible.ToType Method

This API supports the .NET Framework infrastructure and is not intended to be used directly from your code.

Converts the current DateTime object to an object of a specified type.

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

Object IConvertible.ToType(
	Type type,
	IFormatProvider provider
)

Parameters

type
Type: System.Type

The desired type.

provider
Type: System.IFormatProvider

An object that implements the IFormatProvider interface. (This parameter is not used; specify null.)

Return Value

Type: System.Object
An object of the type specified by the type parameter, with a value equivalent to the current DateTime object.

Implements

IConvertible.ToType(Type, IFormatProvider)

ExceptionCondition
ArgumentNullException

type is null.

InvalidCastException

This conversion is not supported for the DateTime type.

.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

XNA Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0, 1.0

Supported in: Windows Phone 8.1

Supported in: Windows Phone Silverlight 8.1

Supported in: Windows Phone Silverlight 8
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