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sessionPageState Element (ASP.NET Settings Schema)
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sessionPageState Element (ASP.NET Settings Schema)

Configures page view-state settings for an ASP.NET application.

<configuration> Element
  system.web Element (ASP.NET Settings Schema)
    sessionPageState Element (ASP.NET Settings Schema)
<sessionPageState historySize="number" />

The following sections describe attributes, child elements, and parent elements.

Attributes

Attribute

Description

historySize

Optional Int32 attribute.

Sets the number of entries to be stored in the page history.

Child Elements

None.

Parent Elements

Element

Description

configuration

The root element in every configuration file used by the common language runtime and .NET Framework applications.

system.web

Specifies the root element for the ASP.NET configuration section.

Default Configuration

The following default sessionPageState element is not explicitly configured in the machine configuration file or in the root Web.config file, but is the default configuration returned by an application in the .NET Framework version 2.0.

<sessionPageState historySize="9" />

The following example configures the session page state for an ASP.NET application.

<sessionPageState historySize="5" />

Configuration section handler

System.Web.Configuration.SessionPageStateSection

Configuration member

Not Applicable

Configurable locations

Machine.config

Root-level Web.config

Application-level Web.config

Virtual or physical directory-level Web.config

Requirements

IIS version 6.0

.NET Framework version 2.0

Visual Studio 2005

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