System.ComponentModel.ComponentConverter Class

Provides a type converter to convert components to and from various other representations.

See Also: ComponentConverter Members


public class ComponentConverter : ReferenceConverter


This class implements TypeConverter.GetPropertiesSupported and erload:System.ComponentModel.ComponentConverter.GetProperties by returning the properties through the TypeDescriptor.GetProperties(Type) method of System.ComponentModel.TypeDescriptor.

For more information about type converters, see the System.ComponentModel.TypeConverter base class and How to: Implement a Type Converter.


You should never create an instance of System.ComponentModel.ComponentConverter. Instead, call the TypeDescriptor.GetConverter(object) method of System.ComponentModel.TypeDescriptor. For more information, see the examples in the System.ComponentModel.TypeConverter base class.

This converter converts an object that implements System.ComponentModel.IComponent and displays its properties in the Properties window.


Namespace: System.ComponentModel
Assembly: System (in System.dll)
Assembly Versions: 1.0.3300.0, 1.0.5000.0,,