FederationConfigurationElementCollection.GetElement Method

.NET Framework 4.5

Retrieves the <federationConfiguration> element that has the specified name.

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

public FederationConfigurationElement GetElement(
	string name


Type: System.String

The name of the <federationConfiguration> element to retrieve.

Return Value

Type: System.IdentityModel.Services.Configuration.FederationConfigurationElement
The <federationConfiguration> element that has the specified name.


name is null.


No element with the specified name was found.

The name of a <federationConfiguration> element is specified through its name attribute (FederationConfigurationElement.Name property).

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.5.2, 4.5.1, 4.5

Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows 8, Windows Server 2012, Windows 7, Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core Role not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core Role supported with SP1 or later; Itanium not supported)

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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