hiddenSegments Element for requestFiltering [IIS Settings Schema]

IIS 7.0

NoteNote:

For more information about the hiddenSegments element, see the following topic on the Microsoft IIS.net Web site: Hidden Segments <hiddenSegments>.

Specifies that certain segments of URLs can be made inaccessible to clients.

The following sections describe attributes, child elements, and parent elements for this section.

Attributes

Attribute

Description

applyToWebDAV

Optional Boolean attribute.

Specifies whether these settings should also apply to WebDAV requests.

Child Elements

Element

Description

add

Optional element.

Adds a segment to the collection of hidden segments.

remove

Optional element.

Removes a reference to a segment from the hiddenSegments collection.

clear

Optional element.

Removes all references to segments from the hiddenSegments collection.

Parent Elements

Element

Description

configuration

Specifies the root element in every configuration file that is used by IIS 7.

system.webServer

Specifies the top-level section group (in ApplicationHost.config) in which this element is defined.

security

Specifies the section group that contains security-related sections.

requestFiltering

Specifies configuration settings for request filtering.

For more information about the hiddenSegments element, see the following topic on the Microsoft IIS.net Web site: Hidden Segments <hiddenSegments>.

Configuration locations

Machine.config

ApplicationHost.config

Root application Web.config

Application Web.config

Directory Web.config

Requirements

Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS) version 7.0

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