DateTimeValueSerializer.ConvertFromString(String, IValueSerializerContext) Method

Definition

Converts a String into a DateTime.

public:
 override System::Object ^ ConvertFromString(System::String ^ value, System::Windows::Markup::IValueSerializerContext ^ context);
public override object ConvertFromString (string value, System.Windows.Markup.IValueSerializerContext context);
override this.ConvertFromString : string * System.Windows.Markup.IValueSerializerContext -> obj
Public Overrides Function ConvertFromString (value As String, context As IValueSerializerContext) As Object

Parameters

value
String

The string to convert into a DateTime.

context
IValueSerializerContext

Context information that is used for conversion.

Returns

A new instance of DateTime based on the supplied value.

Exceptions

value is null.

Remarks

An empty string returns DateTime.MinValue.

The current implementation uses Parse internally, and also uses the following DateTimeStyles: DateTimeStyles.RoundtripKind | DateTimeStyles.NoCurrentDateDefault | DateTimeStyles.AllowLeadingWhite | DateTimeStyles.AllowTrailingWhite.

Applies to