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ConfigurationElementCollection.CreateNewElement Method

When overridden in a derived class, creates a new ConfigurationElement.

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

'Declaration
Protected MustOverride Function CreateNewElement As ConfigurationElement

Override the CreateNewElement method to create custom ConfigurationElement objects of a specific type. When a collection is loaded from the configuration file, CreateNewElement is called to create individual elements. CreateNewElement must be overridden in classes that derive from the ConfigurationElementCollection class.

The following code example shows how to override the CreateNewElement method.

Protected Overloads Overrides Function CreateNewElement() As ConfigurationElement
    Return New UrlConfigElement()
End Function

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1
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