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ConfigurationElementCollection.BaseGet Method (Object)

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

Returns the configuration element with the specified key.

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

protected internal ConfigurationElement BaseGet (
	Object key
protected ConfigurationElement BaseGet (
	Object key
protected internal function BaseGet (
	key : Object
) : ConfigurationElement



The key of the element to return.

Return Value

The ConfigurationElement with the specified key; otherwise, a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic).

The BaseGet method returns a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic) if there is no ConfigurationElement object with the specified key in the collection.

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

new public UrlConfigElement this[string Name]
        return (UrlConfigElement)BaseGet(Name);

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