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ConfigurationElement.SetPropertyValue Method

Sets a property to the specified value.

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

protected void SetPropertyValue(
	ConfigurationProperty prop,
	Object value,
	bool ignoreLocks


Type: System.Configuration.ConfigurationProperty
The element property to set.
Type: System.Object
The value to assign to the property.
Type: System.Boolean
true if the locks on the property should be ignored; otherwise, false.


Occurs if the element is read-only or ignoreLocks is true but the locks cannot be ignored.

.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.