Sections Property

Configuration.Sections Property

Gets a collection of the sections defined by this Configuration object.

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

public ConfigurationSectionCollection Sections { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.Configuration.ConfigurationSectionCollection
A collection of the sections defined by this Configuration object.

Access the Sections property to retrieve a ConfigurationSectionCollection object representing the collection of sections for this Configuration object. If this Configuration object represents a merged configuration, the merged list of sections will be returned.

The following example shows how to retrieve the Sections property value and to display the number of the sections in the collection.

    sections = config.Sections;
Console.WriteLine("Sections: {0}", sections.Count.ToString());

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

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