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PropertyInformationCollection Class

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

Contains a collection of PropertyInformation objects. This class cannot be inherited.

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

public sealed class PropertyInformationCollection : NameObjectCollectionBase
/** @attribute SerializableAttribute() */ 
public final class PropertyInformationCollection extends NameObjectCollectionBase
public final class PropertyInformationCollection extends NameObjectCollectionBase

The PropertyInformationCollection object contains a collection of PropertyInformation objects. A PropertyInformation object contains the details of an individual attribute within the configuration. The PropertyInformationCollection object is derived from the associated NameObjectCollectionBase object.

The following code example demonstrates how to use the PropertyInformationCollection class.

// Create EllementInformation object.
ElementInformation elementInfo =
// Create a PropertyInformationCollection object.
PropertyInformationCollection propertyInfoCollection =
// Create a PropertyInformation object.
PropertyInformation myPropertyInfo =
// Display the property value.
  ("anonymousIdentification Section - Enabled: {0",


Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.

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