ConfigurationElement::Item Property (String)

Gets or sets a property, attribute, or child element of this configuration element.

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

protected public:
property Object^ Item[String^ propertyName] {
	Object^ get (String^ propertyName);
	void set (String^ propertyName, Object^ value);
}

Parameters

propertyName
Type: System::String
The name of the ConfigurationProperty to access.

Property Value

Type: System::Object
The specified property, attribute, or child element

ExceptionCondition
ConfigurationErrorsException

prop is read-only or locked.

Use the Item property to get or set the values of a ConfigurationProperty object.

In C#, this property is the indexer for the ConfigurationSectionCollection class.

.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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