Gets or sets a value that indicates whether the settings that are specified in the associated configuration section are inherited by applications that reside in a subdirectory of the relevant application.
Assembly: System.Configuration (in System.Configuration.dll)
'Declaration Public Property InheritInChildApplications As Boolean 'Usage Dim instance As SectionInformation Dim value As Boolean value = instance.InheritInChildApplications instance.InheritInChildApplications = value
The property represents the inheritInChildApplicationsattribute of a location element in a configuration file.
Set to false to prevent settings that are specific to a certain location (such as the root directory of a Web site) from being inherited by applications that exist in subdirectories.
The following example shows how to use this attribute in a configuration file to specify that the settings defined in the location element for the root of a Web site should not be inherited by child applications:
<location path="." inheritInChildApplications="false">
The property applies only to location-specific configuration settings.
The following example shows how to get the value of a ConfigurationSection object.
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