ConfigurationElement.Unmerge Method (ConfigurationElement, ConfigurationElement, ConfigurationSaveMode)


Modifies the ConfigurationElement object to remove all values that should not be saved.

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

Protected Friend Overridable Sub Unmerge (
	sourceElement As ConfigurationElement,
	parentElement As ConfigurationElement,
	saveMode As ConfigurationSaveMode


Type: System.Configuration.ConfigurationElement

A ConfigurationElement at the current level containing a merged view of the properties.

Type: System.Configuration.ConfigurationElement

The parent ConfigurationElement, or null if this is the top level.

Type: System.Configuration.ConfigurationSaveMode

A ConfigurationSaveMode that determines which property values to include.

This method is called before the ConfigurationElement object is saved by the Configuration object in order to remove all unneeded properties.

.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
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