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ConfigurationAllowExeDefinition Enumeration

Specifies the locations within the configuration-file hierarchy that can set or override the properties contained within a ConfigurationSection object.

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

public enum ConfigurationAllowExeDefinition
public enum ConfigurationAllowExeDefinition
public enum ConfigurationAllowExeDefinition

 Member nameDescription
MachineOnlyThe ConfigurationSection can be defined only in the Machine.config file.  
MachineToApplicationThe ConfigurationSection can be defined either in the Machine.config file or in the Exe.config file in the client application directory. This is the default value. 
MachineToLocalUserThe ConfigurationSection can be defined in the Machine.config file, in the Exe.config file in the client application directory, in the User.config file in the roaming user directory, or in the User.config file in the local user directory. 
MachineToRoamingUserThe ConfigurationSection can be defined in the Machine.config file, in the Exe.config file in the client application directory, or in the User.config file in the roaming user directory.  

The values in this enumeration are optionally used when creating a new instance of the ConfigurationSection class. Note this enumeration applies to client applications only.

Windows 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0
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