TypeConverter TypeConverter Class


Abstract base class whose subclasses can convert values between different types.

public abstract class TypeConverter
type TypeConverter = class


TypeConverter() TypeConverter()

Creates a new TypeConverter object.


CanConvertFrom(Type) CanConvertFrom(Type)

When implemented in a derived class, returns a Boolean value that indicates whether or not the derived type converter can convert sourceType to its target type.

ConvertFrom(Object) ConvertFrom(Object)

Calls Xamarin.Forms.TypeConverter.ConvertFrom(System.Globalization.CultureInfo, object) with the current culture information and o.

ConvertFrom(CultureInfo, Object) ConvertFrom(CultureInfo, Object)

When implemented in a derived class, converts an object that is a version of value and that can be cast to the target type.

ConvertFromInvariantString(String) ConvertFromInvariantString(String)

When overriden in a derived class, converts XAML extension syntax into instances of various Xamarin.Forms types.

Extension Methods

LoadFromXaml<TXaml>(TXaml, String) LoadFromXaml<TXaml>(TXaml, String)

Returns an initialized view by loading the specified xaml.

LoadFromXaml<TXaml>(TXaml, Type) LoadFromXaml<TXaml>(TXaml, Type)

Returns a TXaml with the properties that are defined in the application manifest for callingType.

Applies to