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ConfigurationElementCollection.BaseGet Method (Object)

Returns the configuration element with the specified key.

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

Protected Friend Function BaseGet ( _
	key As Object _
) As ConfigurationElement


Type: System.Object
The key of the element to return.

Return Value

Type: System.Configuration.ConfigurationElement
The ConfigurationElement with the specified key; otherwise, Nothing.

The BaseGet method returns Nothing if there is no ConfigurationElement object with the specified key in the collection.

The following code example shows how to call the BaseGet method.

Default Public Shadows ReadOnly Property Item(ByVal Name As String) As UrlConfigElement
        Return CType(BaseGet(Name), UrlConfigElement)
    End Get
End Property

.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.