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 ConvertFrom(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