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ProtectedConfigurationSection.DefaultProvider Property

Gets or sets the name of the default ProtectedConfigurationProvider object in the Providers collection property.

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

[ConfigurationPropertyAttribute("defaultProvider", DefaultValue = "RsaProtectedConfigurationProvider")]
public string DefaultProvider { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.String
The name of the default ProtectedConfigurationProvider object in the Providers collection property.

The following code example shows how to use the DefaultProvider property.


static void GetDefaultProvider()
{
    try
    {
        // Get the application configuration.
        Configuration config =
            ConfigurationManager.OpenExeConfiguration(
            ConfigurationUserLevel.None);

        // Get the protected configuration section.
        ProtectedConfigurationSection pcSection =
            (System.Configuration.ProtectedConfigurationSection)
            config.GetSection("configProtectedData");

        // Get the current DefaultProvider.
        Console.WriteLine(
            "Protected configuration section default provider:");
        Console.WriteLine("  {0}", pcSection.DefaultProvider);

    }
    catch (ConfigurationErrorsException e)
    {
        Console.WriteLine(e.ToString());
    }

}


.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

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