SetPropertyValue Method

ConfigurationElement.SetPropertyValue Method

Note: This method is new in the .NET Framework version 2.0.

Sets a property to the specified value.

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

protected void SetPropertyValue (
	ConfigurationProperty prop,
	Object value,
	bool ignoreLocks
protected void SetPropertyValue (
	ConfigurationProperty prop, 
	Object value, 
	boolean ignoreLocks
protected function SetPropertyValue (
	prop : ConfigurationProperty, 
	value : Object, 
	ignoreLocks : boolean



The element property to set.


The value to assign to the property.


true if the locks on the property should be ignored; otherwise, false.

Exception typeCondition


If the element is read-only or ignoreLocks is true but the locks cannot be ignored.

Windows 98, Windows 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

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

.NET Framework

Supported in: 2.0

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