ColorTypeConverter Class

Definition

A TypeConverter that converts from strings to a Color.

[Xamarin.Forms.Xaml.TypeConversion(typeof(Xamarin.Forms.Color))]
public class ColorTypeConverter : Xamarin.Forms.TypeConverter
type ColorTypeConverter = class
    inherit TypeConverter
Inheritance
ColorTypeConverter
Attributes

Remarks

The following example shows some variations of ColorTypeConverter:


var converter = new ColorTypeConverter ();
Assert.True (converter.CanConvertFrom (typeof(string)));
Assert.AreEqual (Color.Blue, converter.ConvertFrom ("Color.Blue"));
Assert.AreEqual (Color.Blue, converter.ConvertFrom ("Blue"));
Assert.AreEqual (Color.Blue, converter.ConvertFrom ("#0000ff"));
Assert.AreEqual (Color.Default, converter.ConvertFrom ("Color.Default"));
Assert.AreEqual (Color.Accent, converter.ConvertFrom ("Accent"));
var hotpink = Color.FromHex ("#FF69B4");
Color.Accent = hotpink;
Assert.AreEqual (Color.Accent, converter.ConvertFrom ("Accent"));          

Constructors

ColorTypeConverter()

Creates a new ColorTypeConverter with default values.

Methods

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.

(Inherited from TypeConverter)
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.

(Inherited from TypeConverter)
ConvertFrom(Object)

Calls ConvertFrom(CultureInfo, Object) with the current culture information and o.

(Inherited from TypeConverter)
ConvertFromInvariantString(String)

Creates a color from a valid color name.

Applies to