Configuration.SectionGroups Property

 
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Gets a collection of the section groups defined by this configuration.

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

public ConfigurationSectionGroupCollection SectionGroups { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.Configuration.ConfigurationSectionGroupCollection

A ConfigurationSectionGroupCollection collection representing the collection of section groups for this Configuration object.

Configuration sections can be combined into groups for convenience and added functionality. Access the SectionGroups property to retrieve the ConfigurationSectionGroupCollection object representing the collection of section groups for this Configuration object. If this Configuration object represents an inherited view, the merged list of section groups will be returned.

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

ConfigurationSectionGroupCollection
    groups = config.SectionGroups;
Console.WriteLine("Groups: {0}", groups.Count.ToString());
foreach (ConfigurationSectionGroup group in groups)
{
    Console.WriteLine("Group Name: {0}", group.Name);
   // Console.WriteLine("Group Type: {0}", group.Type);
}

.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
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