ConfigurationElement.SetPropertyValue Method

Sets a property to the specified value.

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

Protected Sub SetPropertyValue ( _
	prop As ConfigurationProperty, _
	value As Object, _
	ignoreLocks As Boolean _
Dim prop As ConfigurationProperty
Dim value As Object
Dim ignoreLocks As Boolean

Me.SetPropertyValue(prop, value, ignoreLocks)
protected void SetPropertyValue (
	ConfigurationProperty prop, 
	Object value, 
	boolean ignoreLocks
protected function SetPropertyValue (
	prop : ConfigurationProperty, 
	value : Object, 
	ignoreLocks : boolean
Not applicable.



The element property to set.


The value to assign to the property.


true if the locks on the property should be ignored; otherwise, false.

Exception typeCondition


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

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