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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 internal ConfigurationElement BaseGet (
	Object key
protected ConfigurationElement BaseGet (
	Object key
protected internal function BaseGet (
	key : Object
) : ConfigurationElement
Not applicable.



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 Server 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 Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0