DateTime.IConvertible.ToType Method

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

[ This article is for Windows Phone 8 developers. If you’re developing for Windows 10, see the latest documentation. ]

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

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

Syntax

Private Function ToType ( _
    type As Type, _
    provider As IFormatProvider _
) As Object Implements IConvertible.ToType
Object IConvertible.ToType(
    Type type,
    IFormatProvider provider
)

Parameters

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)

Exceptions

Exception Condition
ArgumentNullException

type is nullNothingnullptra null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic).

InvalidCastException

This conversion is not supported for the DateTime type.

Version Information

Windows Phone OS

Supported in: 8.1, 8.0, 7.1, 7.0

Platforms

Windows Phone

See Also

Reference

DateTime Structure

System Namespace

Convert