HasFile Property

Configuration.HasFile Property


Gets a value that indicates whether a file exists for the resource represented by this Configuration object.

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

public bool HasFile { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.Boolean

true if there is a configuration file; otherwise, false.

The HasFile property also returns true when the resource represented by this Configuration object inherits settings from a Web.config file.

The HasFile property returns false when this Configuration object represents a location-specific configuration.

The following code example demonstrates how to use the HasFile property.

bool hasFile = config.HasFile;
Console.WriteLine("Has file: {0}", hasFile.ToString());

.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
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